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Research Fellow (Addiction Studies)
Job No.: 612304
Location: Turning Point, 110 Church Street, Richmond
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment
Remuneration: $99,147 - $117,738 pa Level B (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)
Turning Point conducts extensive research investigating alcohol and drug-related harm in the community, as well as developing the most effective policy and treatment responses. Since being established in 1994, Turning Point has led research and its translation into policy and practice at a local, national and international level. To best respond to emerging issues, Turning Point employs staff from a range of professional backgrounds and collaborates with organisations across the research, health, education and community services sectors.
A key component of this work is supporting an NHMRC funded program of work in telehealth. You will be responsible for driving research in online and telephone interventions, by managing existing and future research studies related to clinical trials of innovative treatment approaches and studies aimed at improving help-seeking and early intervention for individuals and families affected by alcohol, drugs and/or gambling. You will support and develop research in the area of addiction treatment and enhancing and extending clinical outcomes as well as educating and supervising students through the Graduate Certificate of Telehealth and Master of Addictive Behaviours.
You will build strong networks with government and other key stakeholders across health and other sectors and work collaboratively with internal and external clinical staff and researchers.
Ideally, we are seeking someone who has a doctoral qualification in public health or a closely related discipline and has experience working within clinical settings.
This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.
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.
Professor Dan Lubman, Professor of Addiction Studies & Services, +61 3 8413 8400
Friday 22 January 2021, 11:55pm AEDT
Please note: Monash University will be closed from 23 December 2020 until 3 January 2021 inclusive.
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