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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 is rooted in and driven by the needs of the local community 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. Through these collaborations the Ingham Institute is working to radically transform health outcomes both locally and globally.

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

The Institute’s Haematology Clinical Trials Unit operates in a family-friendly, supportive environment. The team consist of 12 Haematologists, 8 Advanced Trainees, Clinical Trials Manger, clinical trials coordinators, and a Clinical Trials Pharmacist.

A Clinical Trials Coordinator is sought to work with the Haematology Clinical Trials Unit based at Ingham Institute.

Applicants can download the Clinical Trials Coordinator Position Description here.

Applicants are required to

– systematically address the selection criteria in their application; and

– be eligible to work in Australia

For more information please contact Pinky Patel on pinky.patel@health.nsw.gov.au and telephone +61 2 8738 9173.

Applications Close : COB Wednesday 7 November  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 is rooted in and driven by the needs of the local community 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. Through these collaborations the Ingham Institute is working to radically transform health outcomes both locally and globally.

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

The Institute’s Gastrointestinal Viral Oncology Group broadly focuses on infectious causes of gastro-intestinal cancer with a special emphasis on human papilloma virus (HPV) and Barrett’s oesophagus/oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Another new focus of the Group is cancer genetics with or without reference to HPV.

The Gastrointestinal Viral Oncology Group is seeking a Post-Doctoral Research Scientist to further enhance and strengthen its position as world leaders in exploring infectious causes of Barrett’s dysplasia and oesophageal cancer.

This role is to commence in early January 2019.

Applicants can download the Post-Doctoral Research Scientist Position Description here.

All Applicants are required to :

  • systematically address the selection criteria in their application; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia.

 

Applications Closing Date: COB Monday 19th  November 2018.Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

For more information please contact Professor Shan Rajendra on shan.rajendra@health.nsw.gov.au and telephone +61 2 9722 8814.

 

 

 

 

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: 02 8738 9110