Melbourne (Suburb), Greater Melbourne (Inner) (AU)
Jul 23, 2021
Aug 18, 2021
Full Time
Position Type
Fellowship, Research

Job no: 0052954

Work type: Full-time Fixed Term Academic position to Aug 2024

Location: Parkville (Melbourne), Australia

Doherty Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne in conjunction with The Royal Melbourne Hospital

The Locarnini Morningside Fellowship in Virology has been developed to support post-doctoral fellows or early to mid-career researchers specialising in virology. This fellowship is an exciting opportunity offering a full-time, three year fixed-term research position to a researcher in the area of virology. The successful applicant will develop and lead a research program in their defined area. The candidate is expected to develop their research career pathway in this role, while contributing to the Doherty Institute’s body of work in virology. The focus of work can be laboratory-based virology or pathogenesis, epidemiology, clinical research, public health or clinical trials.

The Locarnini Morningside Fellow in Virology will be based in the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute). The Doherty Institute is joint venture between The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, combining research, teaching, public health and reference laboratory services, diagnostic services and clinical care in infectious diseases and immunity.

This fellowship offers an outstanding opportunity to join the Doherty Institute, which has been at the forefront of Australia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Doherty Institute may also provide relocation assistance and/or visa sponsorship for the right candidate.

Please refer to the documents below, including instructions on applying for this position.

Position Description http://go.unimelb.edu.au/6yvi

Application Instructions http://go.unimelb.edu.au/8yvi

Research Proposal Template http://go.unimelb.edu.au/2yvi

To apply http://go.unimelb.edu.au/4yvi

 Applications close: 18 Aug 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time