Postdoctoral Research Fellow

New Zealand
Oct 17, 2016
Nov 14, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences

School of Medicine

An opportunity has emerged for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the team in School of Medicine within the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

We are looking for a dynamic, motivated and engaged individual to join our research team. The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field (e.g. anaesthesiology, biomedical or biomedical sciences, bioengineering, psychology or behavioural sciences). The main purpose of the position is to support the Head of School in organising and managing research and other academic activities, and to contribute to these activities. This work will be predominantly but not exclusively related to human factors, simulation and patient safety in the context of surgery and anaesthesia. A sound understanding of good clinical research practices, ability to contribute to academic writing and statistical analysis, and a self-directed work ethic will be key attributes of the successful candidate. There is scope for the successful candidate to develop his or her own research interests and projects within this role.

If you are interested in the position please see the attached position description.

All applications will be received online through the University's Careers website.

This is a fixed term position for 3 years.

The University has an equity policy and welcomes applications from all qualified persons.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students.

Applications close on Sunday 13th November 2016 at 5.00pm