OverviewUniversity of Melbourne ACADEMIC CONVENOR Contract in Parkville VIC
University of Melbourne
Branch Parkville VIC AU
An experienced Academic Convenor is required to support collaboration across Science, Engineering, and Medicine in order to develop new opportunities in…
An experienced Academic Convenor is required to support collaboration across Science, Engineering, and Medicine in order to develop new opportunities in research on new medicines and treatments.
The Academic Convenor is a research-related role for a candidate who is research active in a related field. The Academic Convenor will provide support to the Chair and Steering Committee and develop new collaborations with internal external industry-based stakeholders.
The Academic Convenor will facilitate and support research enabling activities in selected theme areas, oversee the Initiative budget, assist in annual reporting, identify and engage with potential research collaborators and to attract research funding; and oversee planning, communication and administration of Initiative research seminars, workshops and like events. The Academic Convenor will work with the initiative chair and the Steering Group to actively develop activities where Initiative support can lead to larger scale outcomes such as COEs, NCG scheme opportunities and industrial engagement opportunities.
Close date: 7 May 2017
Position Description and Selection Criteria*
*For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria
Advertised: 13 Apr 2017 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 07 May 2017 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Parkville, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-16