Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Salary: AUD $116,901- $134,792 p.a. plus 9.5% superannuation plus 9.5% superannuation
An exciting position exists for a talented quantitative social science researcher to contribute to two programs of work on the health of people with disabilities and the mental health of mothers. The programs are led by Professor Anne Kavanagh, Head of the Gender and Women's Health unit in the Centre for Health Equity within the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.
You will be a mid-career researcher with high level quantitative skills who can assist Professor Kavanagh with supervision and management of a team of researchers working on a range of externally funded research projects.
You will work on a range of projects related to the social and economic determinants of the health of people with disabilities funded by the Australian Research Council. You will also contribute to an NHMRC funded Partnership grant on the mental health of mothers. These projects employ a number of other academic and professional staff who you will supervise under the guidance of Professor Anne Kavanagh. In addition to supervising junior staff in all aspects of their research you will be responsible for conducting your own high-level analyses.
You will have a strong commitment to equity in health. You will publish your research in high impact peer-review journals and will apply for research grants.
Employment Type: Full-time fixed term position available for three years
Close date: 28 Feb 2017
For position information and to apply online go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers, click on the relevant option (Current Staff or Prospective Staff), and search under the job title or job number 0042382.