Grant-Funded Researcher (Level A or B)

The University of Adelaide
December 08, 2022
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Offerd Salary:$72,829 to $97,927
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(Level A) $72,829 to $97,927 or (Level B) $102,952 to $121,779 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

Fixed term-full time position available for 12 months.

An exciting opportunity to join JBI, an internationally renowned evidence- based healthcare organisation, and actively contribute to and advance the field of evidence-based healthcare for clinical practice within a speciality field area.

Positioned within the JBI EBP Database Editorial Office the role requires the candidate to work within a team of like-minded individuals who are passionate and driven to improve and provide evidence-based healthcare resources to assist healthcare professionals in their practice.

The successful candidate must be able to lead independently within a multi- disciplinary team, and collaborate with national and international experts within their specialty to synthesize research and develop evidence-based resources that assist with closing the evidence-to-practice gap.

Candidates with clinical knowledge of healthcare practice and an understanding of evidence-based healthcare are highly encouraged to apply.

JBI (within the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide) has an internationally recognised methodological approach to evidence synthesis and evidence implementation that is used by academics, clinicians, students and others worldwide.

To be successful at level A you will need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant area, and/or equivalent professional experience.
  • Clinical knowledge and experience within a specialty field of healthcare practice (e.g. cardiovascular, critical care, dental and oral care, gastrointestinal, surgical services, allied health professions)
  • Demonstrated knowledge, skill and experience in assessing the quality of research and scientific/medical writing.
  • High level interpersonal, communication and organisational skills.
  • Ability to contribute to a diverse and collaborative team environment.
  • To be successful at level B you will need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant area, and/or equivalent professional experience.
  • Ability to undertake and lead collaborative research relevant to evidence- based health care.
  • Commitment to ongoing learning.
  • Clinical knowledge and experience within a speciality field of healthcare practice (e.g. cardiovascular, critical care, dental and oral care, gastrointestinal, surgical services, allied health professions)
  • Demonstrated expert knowledge, skill and experience in assessing the quality of research and scientific/medical writing.
  • Enjoy an outstanding career environment

    The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

    It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

    Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

    We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

    In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

    Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

    Your faculty's broader role

    The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

    Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

    If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

    Click on the ‘Apply Now' button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

    Applications close 11:55pm, 8 December 2022.

    The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

    For further information

    For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

    Dr Kylie Porritt Director Transfer Science Division P: +61 (8) 83137581 E: [email protected]

    You'll find a full position description and/or selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

    The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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