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Senior Research Officer (Epidemiology)

Job No.: 573160

Location: Alfred Hospital campus

Employment Type: Fixed-term Part-time (0.8)

Duration: 10 months

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $85,538 - $93,819 pa HEW Level 07 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions 

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here. You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

The Opportunity

The Research Officer’s primary role will be to conduct a literature review on the effects of occupational exposures to military aviation turbine fuels (MATFs) and relevant specified solvents on adverse reproductive health outcomes in males, and epigenetics in relation to these research questions.

The incumbent will have a degree (or extensive relevant experience) in epidemiology, toxicology, public health, and/or reproductive outcomes and experience in undertaking literature review/s (preferably systematic literature reviews) and assessing epidemiological evidence. You will undertake research activities that include developing a project plan, refining the protocol for the search, undertaking the literature search, tabulating findings, drafting and finalising study reports and preparing presentations. 

The incumbent will be an independent and experienced researcher with good personal and communication skills.  This position will also provide some research support that includes responsibility for study documentation and for organising meetings with the research team and with the funding body.

The appointment will be for 10 months (0.8 FTE) and the incumbent will be required to start as soon as possible. The position reports to Senior Research Fellow, Dr Helen Kelsall.

If you believe you can fulfil these requirements, you are strongly encouraged to apply.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation.  Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toDownload File "How to apply for Monash Jobs"


Dr Helen Kelsall, Senior Research Fellow, 61 3 9903 0032

Position Description

Download File PD - Senior Research Officer

Closing Date

Friday 23 February 2018, 11.55pm AEDT


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