Grant-Funded Researcher (A) - Adelaide Medical School

The University of Adelaide

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Position type:

Full time


$70,346 to $94,588 p.a. plus an employer contribution of 9.5% superannuation

21 May 2020
20 Jun 2020

Full details:

Reference number: ADE-504243

Highly motivated and ambitious researcher with clinical experience required for our clinical research towards assessing newly developed therapies for Osteoarthritic pain of the joints and to support Orthopaedic studies involving PhD students


The discipline of Orthopaedics & Trauma sits within the Adelaide Medical School and brings together teaching and research activities to improve optimal management of musculoskeletal conditions, such as bone fracture and loss, spinal pathology and joint disease.


To be successful you will need:

  • Evidence in contributing towards producing conference and seminar papers and submitting publications in clinical research
  • Ability to provide advice and support to post graduate students and study participants
  • Evidence of experimental design and operation of clinical and technical equipment to enhance research outcomes
  • Completion of a medical degree recognised in Australia, and current AHPRA registration
  • A minimum of 1 year clinical work in the field of Orthopaedic surgery


Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.


Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.


If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 20 June 2020.


For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Professor Mark Rickman



For application related enquiries, please contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Human Resources Team

P: (08) 8313 8171



The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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