Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.
An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic and highly experienced Research Fellows to join our Cancer Clinical Trials Centre (CCTC) at Austin Health in February 2022.
The Olivia Newton- John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre has been established at Austin Health to provide a holistic approach to cancer treatment and care, wellness and research within a state of the art cancer centre. Cancer Services is responsible for inpatient and ambulatory medical oncology and clinical haematology, palliative medicine and radiation oncology. The Cancer Clinical Trials Centre has over 200 trials and is a vibrant and growing unit. Incorporated within the ONJ Centre are strong undergraduate and graduate teaching programs.
CCTC conducts a wide variety of trials nationally and internationally and has a reputation for excellence. The CCTC manages studies from Phase 1 - Phase 3 and participants in investigator-initiated research, Collaborative Group and Pharmaceutical sponsored clinical trials. The atmosphere within CCTC is energetic, friendly and cohesive with a strong teamwork ethic amongst all members with regular meetings with investigators to discuss management issues.
Applications are sought from trainees who are interested in working in Medical Oncology specialities Breast/GI, Lung/Melanoma and GU/CNS within Cancer Clinical Trials. These positions will commence in February 2022 for a period of 12 months. These positions are suitable for a third year or junior consultants. There may be opportunity to extend for a further 12 months in the position.
Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.
All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.
Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
To apply for this position it is important that you follow these instructions:
Click on "Apply Now" at the end of this page. You will be directed to sign/register through the Austin Health Careers Site. Complete the registration process as prompted.
Please note: you will be required to attach copies of the following documents to your online application:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae(CV)
- Undergraduate Medical Qualification Certificate
Selection Criteria Essential: Undergoing or holds specialist qualifications for Fellowship of College of Physicians or similiar
Essential: Qualified Medical Practitioner
Essential: Knowledge in Medical Oncology