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Careers at the Ingham Institute

Want a career at a world-class medical research institute that attracts the brightest minds from around the world? Then join the Ingham Institute.

Careers at the Ingham Institute are focused on inspiring health and transforming care. We actively seek out researchers and support staff who want to make a difference in the lives of others.

Why join the Ingham Institute?

At the Ingham Institute you will work alongside some of the brightest minds in the world who are consumed by a passion, enthusiasm and ambition to make a difference to the health and care of people, locally and globally.

Ingham Institute researchers are leaders in their field. They are at the forefront of the most advanced medical breakthroughs and clinical discoveries, and are committed to improving and saving lives. To foster these innovations, postdoctoral fellows and research students work with internationally recognised mentors and in close partnership with Australia’s top teaching hospitals and universities.

The Institute has more than 40 research groups focused on exploring new medical approaches across five streams including:

  • Cancer Research
  • Clinical Sciences Research
  • Population and Health Services Research
  • Injury and Rehabilitation Research
  • Mental Health Research

Our researchers have access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. Research and technical staff work in purpose-built research facilities on the campus of Liverpool Hospital – the largest teaching hospital in the southern hemisphere – where our discoveries are transferred directly into clinical practice and patient care.The Ingham Institute is also the first medical research institute in Australia with an MRI-Linac project, which will redefine and improve radiation therapy treatment for cancer patients.

The Institute respects and supports its staff and provides a safe and nurturing work environment. Researchers, students and volunteers work alongside management and support personnel to enable our vision of contributing to the health of our community and beyond.

The Ingham Institute has a strong collaborative culture and we are focused on driving practical outcomes that make a difference in the world.

“The research here is intertwined with the community; each step of progress that we make is supported by, and supports in turn, those around us.”

David Lynch
Western Sydney University, PhD student.

Careers Opportunities

The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research (the Institute) is a not-for-profit organisation located in Sydney’s South West that conducts world-class medical research that specifically addresses, and can be applied to, the needs of the local population and wider Australia.

The Institute is integral to a unique collaboration with the South Western Sydney Local Health District, Western Sydney University and the UNSW Sydney.

As a public health charity endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient, salary packaging opportunities are available to Institute employees.

The Institute’s Biological Resources team manage and maintain laboratory rats and mice for biomedical research. The animal facilities are equipped with Individual Ventilated Caging (IVCs) and are legislated for research activities.  Rodents are housed in a PC2 containment level.

An Animal Technician is being sought to assist the BRU team to provide a quality and efficient service to the Institute’s research groups.

Applicants can download the Casual Animal Technician, BRU_Position Description here.

All applicants are required to:
– Address All Essential Selection Criteria in their application
– be eligible to work in Australia.

Contact person: Natalie Stunnell on+61 2 8738 9091 or   Natalie.stunnell@inghaminstitute.org.au

Closing Date: COB Wednesday 22 June 2018.

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research (the Institute) is a not-for-profit organisation located in Sydney’s South West that conducts world-class medical research that specifically addresses, and can be applied to, the needs of the local population and wider Australia.

The Institute is integral to a unique collaboration with the South Western Sydney Local Health District, Western Sydney University and the UNSW Sydney.

As a public health charity endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR), the Institute is able to offer salary packaging.

The Institute’s Rheumatology Research Unit is seeking a Research Officer who will be responsible for the successful conduct of investigator led studies and clinical trials in collaboration with investigators from the Rheumatology Research Unit.

Applicants can download the Rheumatology Research Officer_Position Description here.

All applicants are required to:
– systematically address the selection criteria in their application
– be eligible to work in Australia.

Contact person: Elise Thomas on +61 2 8738 4088. or elise.thomas@health.nsw.gov.au

Closing Date: COB Friday 29 June 2018.

Previous applicants should not apply and only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

 

 

The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research (the Institute) is a not-for-profit organisation located in Sydney’s South West that conducts world-class medical research that specifically addresses, and can be applied to, the needs of the local population and wider Australia.

The Institute is integral to a unique collaboration with the South Western Sydney Local Health District, Western Sydney University and the UNSW Sydney.

As a public health charity endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR), the Institute is able to offer salary packaging.

The Sydney Translational Research and Education Alliance for Musculoskeletal (STREAM) Health clinical academic group is part of the Sydney Partnership for Health, Education, Research and Enterprise (SPHERE). SPHERE brings together researchers, clinicians, educators and the public to improve the healthcare delivered to our community.

STREAM Health is seeking an experienced Research Assistant to assist in: Research data capture, communicating research activities and providing support to PhD Candidates in the field of Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis and Lower Back Pain research.

Applicants can download the Research Assistant, Sydney Translational Research and Education Alliance for Musculoskeletal (STREAM) Health_position description here.

All applicants are required to:
– systematically address the selection criteria in their application
– be eligible to work in Australia.

Closing Date: COB Friday 6 July 2018.

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Contact person: Smita Khandelwal on s.khandelwal@unsw.edu.au or Mob +61 424311200

 

The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research (the Institute) is a not-for-profit organisation located in Sydney’s South West that conducts world-class medical research that specifically addresses, and can be applied to, the needs of the local population and wider Australia.

The Institute is integral to a unique collaboration with the South Western Sydney Local Health District, Western Sydney University and the UNSW Sydney.

As a public health charity endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient, salary packaging opportunities are available to Institute employees.

The Medical Physics research group undertakes research into human health with the goal to improve patient outcomes through the development and implementation of technology solutions.

The Medical Physics research group is seeking a Research Officer to support its on-going work in determining the most appropriate radiotherapy treatment volumes, taking into account available individual patient data including imaging and variation in outcomes and our related work in use of data to support radiation oncology treatment decisions.

Applicants can download the Radiation Oncologist Research Officer – Medical Physics_position description here

All applicants are required to:
– systematically address the selection criteria in their application
– be eligible to work in Australia.

Closing Date: COB Friday 6 July 2018.

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Contact person: Kylie Dundas on SWSLHD-RadOncResearchSupport@health.nsw.gov.au and telephone 02 8738 9216.

 

The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research (the Institute) is a not-for-profit organisation located in Sydney’s South West that conducts world-class medical research that specifically addresses, and can be applied to, the needs of the local population and wider Australia.

The Institute is integral to a unique collaboration with the South Western Sydney Local Health District, Western Sydney University and the UNSW Sydney.

As a public health charity endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient, salary packaging opportunities are available to Institute employees.

The Liverpool Hospital Haematology Clinical Trials Unit operates in a family-friendly, supportive and team-focused environment. The team consist of 12 Haematologists, 8 Advanced Trainees, the Clinical Trials Manager, Clinical Trials Coordinators, and a Clinical Trials Pharmacist.

A Clinical Trials Assistant is sought to work with the Haematology Clinical Trials Unit and will be based at Ingham Institute.

Applicants can download the Clinical Trials Assistant – Part Time_job description  here.

All applicants are required to:
– systematically address the selection criteria in their application
– be eligible to work in Australia.

Closing Date: COB Friday 6 July 2018.

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Contact person: Pinky Patel on pinky.patel@health.nsw.gov.au and telephone 02 8738 9173.

Job opportunities at the Ingham Institute are advertised on job seeker websites like SEEK. You can also follow the Institute on LinkedIn, where we’ll post job vacancies as soon as they arise.

For specific research opportunities, take a look at the programs listed in our research streams.

Our core values of relevance, integrity, ambition, impact and inclusion shape our culture and guide our behaviours. If they reflect how you like to work and the quality and calibre of your colleagues, we would love to hear from you.

Contact our Human Resources team

For more information about career opportunities at the Ingham Institute, please contact:

Contact: Lily Roberts, our Human Resources Manager

Email: careers@inghaminstitute.org.au

Phone: 1300 66 55 41