NARI POSITION VACANCY – Social Gerontology Division

Research Fellow B - e-DIVA Project

Full Time, Fixed Term. 18 months 
$98,664 – $114,838 per annum, pro rata, depending on experience
plus Employer Superannuation Contribution 10%
and generous Salary Packaging

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is an independent, non-profit, medical research organisation recognised internationally as a centre of excellence in gerontology and geriatrics research.  The Institute provides clinical, psycho-social, health services and public health research specifically focussed on older people and also has a major emphasis on translational research.  Our vision is a world where older people are respected, healthy and included.  The Institute has four program areas - Clinical Gerontology, Social Gerontology, Aged Care and the Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration (MARC).

We are seeking a full time Research Fellow B based within the Social Gerontology Division of the Institute, to work on the e-DiVA (empowering Dementia Carers with an iSupport Virtual Assistant) project. This project aims to co-design an iSupport Virtual Assistant (VA) and test the feasibility, acceptability and possible effect of the VA on dementia family carers in Australia, Indonesia, New Zealand and Vietnam.

The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant discipline.

Please see the position description for a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria.

Applicants should include a Cover Letter, CV and addressed Selection Criteria when responding.

Position Description: Research Fellow B - e-DIVA Project

Please send application to: [email protected]

For enquiries please contact A/Prof Tuan Nguyen at: [email protected]

Applications close: 5pm Friday, 27 May 2022