Senior Research Fellow in Sepsis

Monash University

Senior Research Fellow

Job No.: 650160

Location: 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $131,453 - $151,574 pa Level C (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

We are looking for a passionate Senior Research Fellow (Sepsis Program) to join our dynamic team and make significant contributions to the research effort within the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre (ANZIC-RC). As a Level C research-only academic, you'll play a pivotal role in designing and managing research projects, conducting data analysis and interpretation, drafting grant proposals and manuscripts, and publishing research findings. With the opportunity to enhance ANZIC-RC's national and international reputation, you'll exercise leadership in research and make independent, original contributions to your field of expertise.

As a research-only academic, the key responsibilities include conducting research and producing publications, supervising research-support and administrative staff, preparing research proposals and managing grants. They may also be involved in promoting research links with external bodies, leading research teams, and contributing to teaching programs. Additionally, they will attend conferences and meetings and participate in planning and committee work.

The appointee will have a doctoral qualification in the relevant discipline area or equivalent accreditation and standing together with subsequent research experience working in an acute care environment, with particular emphasis on sepsis/life-threatening infection (e.g., infectious diseases, emergency medicine, ICU) and working with large datasets/registries and/or public health initiatives.

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.

Join the pursuit of our purpose to build a better future for ourselves and our communities – #ChangeIt with us.

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.

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


Professor Andrew Udy, Professor and Deputy Director - Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre, Monash University,

Position Description

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Closing Date

Wednesday 31 May 2023, 11:55pm AEST

At Monash University, the health, safety and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors is our top priority. In accordance with the Pandemic Orders issued by the Victorian Government Health Minister, we require all staff working or placed in healthcare facilities to be fully vaccinated (boosted) against COVID-19 or have an approved medical exemption from receiving a COVID-19 vaccine in order to attend these locations.

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