12 Sep 2019

Full-Time Clinical Research Fellow

The University of Auckland – Te Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki Makaurau – Posted by University of AucklandAnywhere

Auckland University

Job Description

Company Description

The University of Auckland is a truly great place to work, and is New Zealand’s leading university. We employ more than 5400 academic and professional staff to support over 41,000 students, making us one of NZ’s largest employers.

Our clinical educators and health researchers are regarded as experts in their fields, frequently directing global research projects designed to better the lives of New Zealanders and the world, and in turn passing this knowledge on to our students.

We take pride in delivering excellence in our teaching, research, and service to local, national and international communities.

Job Description

We invite suitable candidates to apply for the Clinical Research Fellow.

The successful applicant must have Medical Council of New Zealand registration. The position includes rheumatology and/or bone research, assisting in the clinical trials unit, bone density reporting, and some undergraduate teaching and, depending on the trainee, one rheumatology or endocrinology clinic per week.

Skills Knowledge and experience

  • Current medical practicing certificate and prescribing ability, with experience in rheumatology or endocrinology
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Some statistical analytical skills and experience with Excel
  • Well organised with good time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience/interest in clinical trials and journal publications
  • Depending on the interests and aspirations of the applicant, other academic and career development activities may be undertaken
  • This role is available from January 2020 to December 2020 (termed initially for one year)

Position Description

Additional Information

The University of Auckland is dedicated to providing an excellent and stimulating environment for its employees which ensures a healthy work life balance. As such we offer benefits such as research and study leave, wide range of leadership and development programmes, subsidised car parking, childcare and medical insurance; generous annual leave and recreation centre facilities.

Based in the heart of New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city, The University of Auckland has the most comprehensive range of courses in the country with teaching and research conducted over eight faculties and two large-scale research institutes; Business and Economics, Engineering, Science, Arts, Education, Law, Creative Arts and Industries, the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences; and two large-scale research institutes: the Auckland Bioengineering Institute and the Liggins Institute. It is New Zealand’s pre-eminent research-led institution and has key linkages with many of the world’s top research intensive universities.

For more information on the benefits of working here, see our Staff Benefits page.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online, by the closing date of Wednesday, 2 October 2019 to be considered. Please include a cover letter outlining what strengths you would bring to this position.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment.  For further information on services for Māori, Pacific, women, LGBTQITakatāpui+, people with disabilities, parenting support, flexible work and other equity issues go to www.equity.auckland.ac.nz

How to Apply

In order to apply you will first need to register with the University by completing an online user profile via their website.

APPLY NOW by clicking HERE to register with the University's website. Please combine your cover letter and CV as one document when submitting your application.

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If you are experiencing difficulty in any aspect of the application process or if you do not receive a confirmation email that you have applied for a role, please contact recruitment@auckland.ac.nz or Phone 09 923 1115.

Applications close: Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Job Categories: Research. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 9 days.

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