Research Fellow (Epidemiology)

at Monash University

Job No.566360

Faculty / Portfolio: Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Centre for Medicine Use and Safety

Location: Parkville campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration:Six month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration:$64,450 - $87,471 pa Level A (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

Achieve at a world top 100 university •Kickstart your career in research •Join Australia’s premier health and biomedical precinct

If you're after a rewarding career, Monash University can help make it happen. With leading academics and world-class resources, combined with a ranking in the top 100 universities worldwide, we offer all you need to build a brighter future.

The Opportunity

The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has been engaging in world‑class research for over 130 years. Our premises are located in 'the Parkville Strip', Australia's premier health and biomedical precinct, that offers brilliant teaching facilities and research laboratories to our students and staff.

We are currently seeking a Research Fellow (Epidemiologist) to work on a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funded Centre of Research Excellence in Frailty within the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety. The research will investigate medicine use and frailty in a range of settings. The successful candidate will be required to undertake data management and analyses, applying common epidemiological research methods.

To succeed in this challenging and rewarding position, the successful applicant should have excellent written and oral communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to manage and analyse data, prepare reports, or draft scientific journal articles.

Our ideal candidate will hold a Master's or PhD (or equivalent) in epidemiology, public health or health-services research, or equivalent qualifications and research experience in one or more of these areas.

If you have sound communication skills and a passion for research, we encourage you to apply.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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Associate Professor Simon Bell, +61 3 9903 9533

Closing Date

Thursday 24 August 2017, 11.55pm AEST

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