Director of Clinical Research – Mater Research

Brisbane City, Brisbane (AU)
07 Mar 2018
07 Apr 2018
Career Level

We are seeking a dynamic and outstanding clinical research leader to drive multidisciplinary and innovative health research at the Mater Brisbane campus. The Director of Clinical Research will foster a culture of innovative clinical research excellence through the development of research teams and translational research projects.

As part of the senior executive, a key function of this role will be to set strategy and create a research program that influences future national and international health policy and practice, through full integration of Mater Research with clinical care. The portfolio includes overseeing the performance of multidisciplinary health outcomes-focused research within the Mater healthcare environment with the aim of improved patient and community outcomes, and the creation of an efficient healthcare system.

This newly created position will provide an inspiring opportunity for a suitably qualified clinical professional with an established record of achievement in research and clinical service to enhance the profile of clinical research at the Mater.  Candidates will be seeking to remain clinically active and research active and can be academically affiliated with a relevant university in Brisbane.

Based in Brisbane, Australia, this is a 5-year fixed term appointment, renewable by negotiation.  A competitive remuneration and support package will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

For a copy of the information booklet and a confidential discussion about the role, please contact the consultant leading the search, Ms Jenny Sutton, on or +61 402548703. 

Applications close on Monday 9th April 2018.