Research Officer/Fellow in Faculty of Medicine
University of Queensland - Faculty of Medicine

UQ Centre for Health Services Research

The Centre for Health Services Research (CHSR) is one of five Centres in the Faculty of Medicine at The University of Queensland. CHSR conducts specialised research programs, with particular focus on ageing and geriatric medicine, kidney medicine and telehealth. We’re proud to have a team of experts in the fields of biostatistics, health economics, behavioural science and health informatics who are dedicated to improving health systems and care. The Centre was formed in 2017 through the combined capabilities of the Australasian Kidney Trials Network, the Centre for Online Health and the Centre for Research in Geriatric Medicine.

And as our service capacity, research priorities, and potential continue to grow, our goal remains the same. We want to make healthcare, healthier for all.

The CHSR is located at the PA Hospital campus in Woolloongabba, South Brisbane, with activities based in the Hospital, the Clinical Research Facility and associated with research activities both nationally and internationally.

About This Opportunity

You’ll establish and conduct research projects in clinical telehealth, ensuring project and research milestones are reached in a timely manner. You will also be responsible for developing research protocols, prepare manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals, and preparing funding applications.

Our Ideal Candidate

To be successful, you will have a PhD in telehealth or other health-related disciplines, with postdoctoral research and demonstrable research outcomes. You’ll need to be able to work under broad direction, in an efficient and well-organised manner, and establish effective relationships with service providers, end users, industry, government, and professional bodies. Experience working in rural and/or Indigenous communities will be highly regarded, as will experience supervising Higher Degree Research students.

It is a condition of employment for this role that you will be required to provide evidence of immunisation against certain vaccine preventable diseases. You must have ongoing unrestricted work rights in Australia to apply for this opportunity.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, fixed term position at Academic levels A and B, with the appointment level commensurate to qualifications, skills and experience.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $67,542.89- $113,728.12, plus super of up to 17%.

The UQ Centre for Health Services Research is located at the Princess Alexandra Hospital campus in Woolloongabba, with activities based in the Hospital, the Clinical Research Facility and associated with research activities both nationally and internationally.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.



To discuss this role please contact Dr Liam Caffery on (07) 3176 7704 or by email at

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