Senior Research Fellow
This position is key to making a real difference in the evidence base of rural and remote health and workforce research. You will contribute to our ambitious research program, capacity building and research education for rural, remote and Indigenous health, health services and workforce in outback Queensland and beyond.
- Join our dynamic, innovative team
- Further develop your research career in rural, remote and Indigenous Health
- Experience a real opportunity to make a long term difference
- Amazing chance to experience Queensland’s outback regions and people
Centre for Rural and Remote Health (CRRH), James Cook University (JCU now have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Research Fellow to join our multi-disciplinary team at the Centre for Rural and Remote Health based in Mount Isa.
What can you accomplish in the Role
Contribute to the development of strategic remote and rural health workforce and health services research and education relevant to our region and regions like ours through your own work and further development of a community of researchers, network collaboration and support of novice researchers, students and other health professionals undertaking research.
With early career research knowledge translation and publication track record, you will be required to contribute to the development of an evidence base for the context of health workforce and services in outback Queensland.
About the Centre for Rural and Remote Health
Centre for Rural and Remote Health (CRRH), James Cook University (JCU) is part of a national network of university departments of rural health headquartered in Mount Isa with nodes in Cloncurry, Longreach and Weipa.
Consistently voted in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth as well as diverse career opportunities. The Centre for Rural and Remote Health stands out for its work in building a health workforce in and for the region. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.
- Generous salary plus 17% superannuation
- five weeks’ annual recreation leave
- flexible working arrangements
- attractive options for salary packaging
- Relocation assistance provide
How to Apply
If you are an established researcher looking to make a real difference to the people of outback Queensland and beyond, please apply today via: https://www.jcu.edu.au/jobs
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.
Position Reference Number: 16870
Applications close: 21 October 2019