The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, it is Australia’s second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria. Its main campus is located in Parkville, an inner suburb north of Melbourne’s central business district, with several other campuses located across Victoria.
Incorporated by the Victoria Colony, the University of Melbourne is one of Australia’s six sandstone universities and a member of the Group of Eight, Universitas 21, Washington University’s McDonnell International Scholars Academy, and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities. Since 1872 various residential colleges have become affiliated with the university, offering accommodation for students and faculty, and academic, sporting, and cultural programs. There are ten colleges located on the main campus and in nearby suburbs.
The university comprises ten separate academic units and is associated with numerous institutes and research centers, including the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and the Grattan Institute. Amongst the university’s fifteen graduate schools, the Melbourne Business School, the Melbourne Law School, and the Melbourne Medical School are particularly well regarded.
Times Higher Education ranked the University of Melbourne 32nd globally in 2017–2018, while the Academic Ranking of World Universities places it 38th in the world (both first in Australia). In the QS World University Rankings 2019, the university ranks 39th globally and is ranked sixth in the world according to the 2019 QS Graduate Employability Rankings. Four Australian prime ministers and five governors-general have graduated from the University of Melbourne. Ten Nobel laureates have been students or faculty, the most of any Australian university.
List of 17 Research and Faculty Positions at The University of Melbourne, Australia to work and study abroad.
|RESEARCH FELLOW IN YOUTH EARLY PSYCHOSIS|
|Research Fellow is required to join our Australian Early Psychosis Program (AEPP) team.|
|RESEARCH FELLOW IN MACHINE LEARNING FOR CYBER SECURITY|
|Bring your expertise in Machine Learning and Cyber Security to an exciting, collaborative research project • Join Australia’s top-ranked Computer Science School and grow your research career • 2.5 year fixed-term contract, located in our world-leading innovation precinct|
|SYNTHETIC PEPTIDE POLYMER CHEMIST|
|• Opportunity to join a high-profile research project developing innovative healthcare solutions • Lead your own research in a collaborative environment with interdisciplinary teams • 12 month contract with the opportunity to extend|
|RESEARCH FELLOW NURSING & ALLIED HEALTH WORKFORCE|
|Research opportunity on rural health workforce|
|ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ADULT EPILEPSY|
|A remarkable opportunity for a clinician scientist to join an internationally leading clinical epilepsy unit in Melbourne|
|RESEARCH OFFICER BIOINFORMATICS|
|We are seeking a highly motivated Bioinformatician for analysis of host and pathogen RNA and DNA sequence data in infectious disease.|
|MEDICAL EDUCATION AND SUPERVISION OFFICER|
|Exciting opportunity to join the Department of Rural Health as a Medical Education and Supervision Officer based in Shepparton.|
|RESEARCH SUPPORT OFFICER|
|Become part of a collaborative team using your research skills to support cancer in primary care research in Australia.|
|PROGRAM DIRECTOR – ATLANTIC FELLOWS FOR SOCIAL EQUITY (AFSE) (INDIGENOUS APPLICANTS ONLY)|
|Seeking leader who is driven by excellence and inspired to improve the social equity outcomes of Indigenous communities to join us now!|
|An exciting opportunity to contribute to the design, development and execution of the laboratory’s program of research on COVID-19 at the Doherty Institute.|
|DATA MANAGEMENT OFFICER|
|An exciting 12 month fixed-term opportunity for an experienced data management officer to join the COVID-19 genomics response team at The Microbiological Diagnostic Unit Public Health Laboratory (MDU PHL), located in the Peter Doherty Institute.|
|EPIDEMIOLOGIST – GENOMIC EPIDEMIOLOGY|
|An exciting opportunity for an epidemiologist to support COVID-19 response activities at the Doherty Institute (MDU).|
|INFECTION CONTROL OFFICER|
|An exciting opportunity to support COVID-19 related projects at the Doherty Institute (MDU).|
|HANSEN LECTURER – 20TH CENTURY US HISTORY|
|An exciting opportunity exists for a 20th Century US History Lecturer to join the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies.|
|This exciting position evaluates a consumer engagement program at renowned research institute Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research (WEHI). Seeking an independent and motivated researcher.|
|An exciting 2-year fixed term opportunity for a postdoctoral researcher to join the Microbiological Diagnostic Unit public health laboratory, to support COVID-19 surveillance activities within the Microbiological Diagnostic Unit Public Health Laboratory (MDU PHL), the Peter Doherty Institute, in particular phylodynamic methods that bridge evolution and epidemiology to infer transmission parameters within outbreak clusters and in the broader community.|
|Postdoctoral Research Officer in the Chemical Biology of Bacterial Pathogens laboratory at the University of Melbourne|