The Foundation Fellow is a two-year position created to provide an opportunity for highly-motivated, highly-qualified post-honours and/or masters degree candidates to gain experience and exposure to the entire research process. The position is designed to prepare individuals wishing to gain valuable training and experience toward a career in academia and/or policy relevant research in economics or public policies. Fellows will be expected to fully engage in the intellectual life at the Melbourne Institute.
The Fellow will be supervised by senior research staff in one or more program areas to further projects by collaborating in data collection, data analysis, data linkage and report writing. It is expected that the Fellow will provide data and analytical support to team members and will take on more complex tasks over the course of the fellowship.
The Foundation Fellow will work on various projects within the Health and Healthcare theme of the Melbourne Institute.