Senior Research Fellow/Associate Professor - Health Services Research

Sydney, NSW |

The role will be to join a vibrant and highly productive research Centre, the Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research (CHSSR) within the Australian Institute of Health Innovation. The successful applicant will participate in some specific research projects underway associated with our NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health Systems Sustainability (depending upon skills and expertise areas).  The candidate will also be responsible for initiating and conducting new research and securing funding for future research.  The research of the Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research is highly applied, multi-disciplinary and collaborative, and we are seeking someone who has initiative and would thrive in such an environment.

The successful applicant will have excellent knowledge and experience in the Australian health care system; strong research methods skills (particularly quantitative statistical data analysis skills, conduct of trials, observational and clinician simulation studies etc) and have demonstrated the application of these skills through the design and conduct of large studies with resulting high impact publications.

Applicants must have a track record in securing substantial research grant funding as the lead investigator including category 1 funding. A strong publication track record relevant to the level being applied for is required.  We are also seeking applicants with evidence of an upward trajectory in their research outputs and impact. Demonstrated experience in building and leading your own research team, as well as the ability and interest in contributing more broadly across our research Centre and Institute is sought.

Starting date: 
Friday, August 7, 2020
Closing date: 
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Macquarie University
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