This position has been established in memory of Professor Don Metcalf, one of the founders of modern haematology, best known for his pioneering discovery of colony stimulating factors.
It is an outstanding opportunity for a mid-career medical graduate and researcher, who has the potential to make a significant contribution to advancing understanding and treatment of blood cancers.
The successful candidate will join WEHI with an initial seven-year fellowship and the opportunity to renew the fellowship based on performance. Candidates wanting to combine research with related clinical duties, including clinical trials, are particularly encouraged. For the right candidate, there will also be an opportunity to undertake a significant clinical appointment of up to 0.5 effective full-time in Clinical Haematology at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Royal Melbourne Hospital, employed by Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for working within an academic setting, a commitment to the Institute’s collaborative approach and enthusiasm for engaging more broadly with the Institute’s stakeholders, including the University of Melbourne, major teaching hospitals, the private sector, government, supporters, donors and the general public.
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A position description is available here or visit https://www.wehi.edu.au/about/career-opportunities
Application closing date: 5pm Wednesday 12 May 2021
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Tel: 02 8097 8114
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