Assistant Research Fellow - General Practice and Rural Health

Updated: 4 months ago
Job Type: Permanent

Assistant Research Fellow - General Practice and Rural Health-1900588





Our Department


The Department of General Practice and Rural Health is an academic unit within the Dunedin School of Medicine. It was the first university department of general practice in New Zealand and is one of the oldest in the world.


Staff in this department come from a wide variety of disciplines and are involved in teaching and research in the fields of general practice and primary care.


The Role


As an Assistant Research Fellow within our Department, you will support the delivery and development of our research activities.


The main components of the role are:

• To support research capability in the Department of General Practice and Rural Health by providing the assistance required for successful research funding and research productivity.

• To co-ordinate research activities within the Department of General Practice and Rural Health.


Your Skills and Experience


• A postgraduate higher degree or equivalent experience.

• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

• A high level of discretion in dealing with confidential matters.

• Strong computer skills.


Further Details


This is a part-time (0.4 FTE), fixed term position for 9 months.


Specific enquiries may be directed to Professor Tim Stokes, Head of Department, Department of General Practice & Rural Health via the contact details below.




To submit your application (including CV and cover letter) please click the apply button below. Applications quoting reference number 1900588 will close on Monday, 25 March 2019.


Additional Information


Note: As a part-time position, the salary range for this role will be the pro-rata equivalent of the annual full-time salary range listed.

Contact: Professor Tim Stokes     Tel: 021 279 7446

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Location: About Dunedin

Primary Location
Employment Status
 Fixed Term Part-time
Salary Level and Range
 Assistant Research Fellow ($47,630 to $58,531)
 General Practice and Rural Health
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