Current opportunities

There are a number of senior positions currently under recruitment or available soon that will ensure the School is agile and responsive to the changing needs of the healthcare system:

Recruiting Now

Children’s Cancer Foundation Chair

We are recruiting a Children’s Cancer Foundation Chair who will shape Australia’s leadership of research and clinical practice in paediatric cancer, towards better treatments, cures and more support for families. This is an exceptional opportunity to work in partnership with world-leading organisations to drive research, teaching and training, and clinical care delivery.

The Children's Cancer Foundation Chair is a new leadership position made possible by generous funding from the Children’s Cancer Foundation in collaboration with key Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) partners: The University of Melbourne, The Royal Children’s Hospital, the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI). Highest quality research and clinical facilities and support will be provided to ensure that you are able to drive and deliver productive, ground-breaking collaborations across the world-leading Melbourne Biomedical Precinct as well as with paediatric clinical and research groups nationally and internationally.

Applications close: 5 March 2020

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Associate Professor or Professor in Medicine at Northern Health
Associate Professor or Professor in Surgery at Northern Health

Northern Health and the University of Melbourne are undertaking a joint recruitment for two senior academic clinicians to be located at the Northern Hospital. We are seeking emerging leaders (Level D) or internationally recognised authorities (Level E) in the field of Surgery and Medicine. The positions require excellence in clinical, research, education and administrative skills in their discipline to both develop and implement a programme of research, research training and teaching and to provide clinical leadership through active involvement in the provision of high quality clinical services at Northern Health.