Job no: 0061355 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Fixed-term for 2 years Faculty: Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School: Department of Infectious Diseases, Melbourne Medical School Salary: Level A - $101,460- $108,906 p.a. OR Level B - $114,645 - $136,136 pa (pro rata for part-time) plus 17% super
About the Role This is a compelling opportunity for a skilled mathematical modeller and analyst to join the Department of Infectious Diseases at the prestigious Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity. As a key member of an established multi-disciplinary group, you will play a crucial role in a modelling program funded by the Australian Department of Health and Aged Care, addressing pressing questions related to vaccine allocation for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza within the Australian National Immunisation Program schedule.
Your responsibilities will include:
Who We Are Looking For You excel in collaborative teamwork, meeting deadlines with ease. Your strong communication skills shine, complemented by a history of peer-reviewed scientific article publications.
You will also have:
For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements, please refer to the attached PD.
Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. This role requires current valid work rights for Australia.
Your New Team – Department of Infectious Diseases The Department of Infectious Diseases at the Peter Doherty Institute conducts impactful research on global health challenges, including antimicrobial resistance, HIV, tuberculosis, and emerging infectious diseases. Join our collaborative team of diverse researchers, make a difference in patient outcomes, and contribute to shaping public health policies. Together, we strive for excellence, innovation, and integrity in advancing our understanding and combatting infectious diseases.
What We Offer You! In addition, we offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits, including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services and discounts on graduate courses. For more information, check outour benefits page!
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Join Us! If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents:
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Advertised: 29 Jan 2024 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 26 Feb 2024 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time