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Lowitja e-Bulletin


The Lowitja Institute


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Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.; Australia's National Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research.




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The Lowitja Institute

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Melbourne (Vic.)


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As Director of Research, the appointee will be expected to: 1. lead the development and execution of the Institutes research agenda, including its capacity development activities 2. as a member of the executive team contribute to developing the strategic direction of the organisation 3. ensure high quality research assurance processes, consistent with the Institutes agreed protocols for research and international research standards. 4. lead further development of the Institutes unique approach to research including the focus on generating practical outcomes 5. lead horizon scanning and the ongoing identification of emerging priorities for health research for Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander people 6. contribute to the securing of external donations for programs of research 7. develop excellent collaborative research relations between the Institute and other members of the research community. Our ideal applicant will have: Academic standing and qualification 1. Standing at professorial level or equivalent (an adjunct appointment with a university is envisaged). 2. A doctorate in a relevant discipline. 3. Significant postdoctoral research and publications. Achievements, qualities and capabilities: 1. Proven experience in research team leadership. 2. Capacity to develop and implement innovative research methodologies, agenda and programs. 3. Strong evidence of ability to work collaboratively across disciplines and organisations and develop strong research partnerships. To apply please provide your current resume and an overview addressing your ability to meet the requirements for the position. Contact is Colin Young, CarlyleYoung Group, T: 03 9600 0866, F: 03 9600 0414, E: cyg1@carlyleyoung.com.au, Address: Level 5, 461 Bourke Street, Melbourne Vic 3000. Also, please visit the Institutes website at <www.lowitja.org.au>. Closing date is 18 November 2011. ========== CONGRATULATIONS TO THE HEALTHINFONET Our warmest congratulations to the HealthInfoNet who won the Diversity category in the Australian and New Zealand Internet Awards. The Awards honour innovators from a highly diverse range of organisations that have set new standards for making the Internet a more inclusive, accessible and safe place. ========== SAVE THE DATE FOR THE LOWITJA CONGRESS 2012 which will be held on 14 and 15 November2012, in Melbourne. There will be more details on our website very soon. ========== mailto:cyg1@carlyleyoung.com.au http://www.lowitja.org.au/