Clinical Research Fellow


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.

This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified candidate to undertake a role as an Immunology Research fellow for a 12-month period at Austin Health starting in January or February 2020. The role is within the Department of Infectious Diseases and Centre for Antibiotic Allergy and Research, Austin Health. The position is to undertake clinical and laboratory research in drug allergy, in particular antibiotic allergy, and COVID-19. The current research activity includes immunological observational studies, health services interventions and clinical trials. The position would be suited to a candidate with Immunology, Allergy or Infectious Diseases experience. Further, there is an opportunity for a medical applicant with AHPRA registration and working towards or with current qualifications in clinical immunology/allergy or infectious diseases to preform an additional role on a part-time basis in the clinical drug and antibiotic allergy service.

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.