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Job Number : 28354
Type and Location : Research / Brisbane
Listed By : The University of Melbourne on 15 Aug 2019

Job no: 0046740

Work type: Casual

Location: Hospital based, Other

Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Department/School: Melbourne Medical School

Salary: $65,815 - $72,083 (RA Grade 1)

Role & Superannuation rate: Casual - 9.5% super

An outstanding opportunity exists for a research assistant to work with Phoenix Australia, the national centre of excellence for posttraumatic mental health, affiliated with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne. Our mission is to build the capability of individuals, communities and organisations to understand, prevent, reduce and recover from the adverse mental health effects of trauma. Additionally, general mental health of past and present members of the Defence community is a key priority of the centre.

A casual research assistant position is currently on offer, based in Brisbane. The research assistant will be required to provide a simple, computer-based attention training program for participants eligible to participate in a randomised control trial investigating treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder. Successful applicants will be responsible for undertaking a range of research tasks, including data collection and management. The incumbent will be required to maintain data security at all times, and will be adept at managing situations that may arise during data collection including recognising and managing distressed participants. Other tasks may also be required to support Phoenix personnel involved in the study.

For this important work, we will pay very competitive hourly rates.

Please list your current availability in your application.

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Advertised: 15 Aug 2019 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close: 29 Aug 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

Contact Details
Olivia Metcalf

Tel +61 3 9035 5599


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