Research Officer in Neuropsychology and Brain Imaging
Monash University, Brain, Mind and Society Research Hub

Research Officer (Neuropsychology and Brain Imaging)

Job No.: 601482

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment


Remuneration: $68,159 - $78,291 pa HEW Level 05 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Contribute to exciting new research
  • Demonstrate your dynamic research administrative skills
  • Be a part of an inclusive, collaborative community


There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution – surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.


The Opportunity

The Brain, Mind and Society Research Hub, located at Monash Biomedical Imaging, has an exciting opportunity for a Research Officer to provide support for ongoing research projects within the research unit. This position will work across a number of projects aimed at understanding the relationship between brain and behaviour in healthy and psychiatric populations, and involves working with brain imaging, psychological and other forms of biological data.


The key components of the work will involve recruitment and assessment of participants, including questionnaire and interview-based assessments, collection and storage of biological samples, management of the database as well as liaison with external clinics and other agencies. 


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A tertiary qualification in psychology
  • Strong clinical research skills, including experience working in clinical trials 
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy and an understanding of confidentiality privacy and information handling principles
  • Demonstrated project administration skills with the ability to support research projects in accordance with agreed standards and timeframes
  • Ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team

Candidates who have a focus on excellence in the delivery of this research are encouraged to apply.


This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.


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



Professor Alex Fornito, +61 3 9902 9796


Position Description

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Closing Date

Thursday 6 February 2020, 11:55 pm AEDT

Please note: Monash University will be closed from 21 December 2019 until 1 January 2020 inclusive.

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