Research Fellow in Community Age Care

Monash University Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Research Fellow, Community Age Care

Job No.: 649165

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $107,311 - $127,432 pa Level B (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them

At Monash, work feels different. There’s a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That’s why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

Together with our commitment to academic freedom, you will have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, world class teaching spaces, and international collaboration opportunities. 

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The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Research Fellow to join Monash Nursing and Midwifery in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on a research project entitled COLLABORATE which is funded by the National Centre for Healthy Ageing. 

The research aims to co-design and evaluate multimedia resources with culturally diverse informal carers of older adults regarding improved transitional care and hospital to home discharge. Informal carers from Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese speaking), Greek and Italian aged care communities will be invited to take part in the research.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating and undertaking project management for the research project COLLABORATE
  • Undertaking data collection and analysis
  • Preparing papers for publication

The Research Fellow, Community Age Care will also be encouraged to assist with grant, fellowship and contract research applications and engage in research activities.

The successful candidate will have completed doctoral qualification in nursing, medicine, allied health, public health, psychology, sociology or other relevant health, social science or science discipline.

Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

The successful applicant will need to possess a current valid Police Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Dr Jacqui Allen, Senior Lecturer, +61 3 9905 5440

Position Description

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Closing Date

Sunday 9 April 2023, 11:55pm AEST

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