Job no: 0051103
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Hospital based
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Medical School
Salary: $73,669 - $99,964 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Part time - 9.5% super
The successful applicant will work in the Department of Psychiatry at the Austin Hospital, reporting to the chief investigator, Professor Richard Kanaan on a NHMRC Project.
This position will be responsible for delivering a new psychotherapy in a clinical trial for Debilitating Symptom Complexes Attributed to Ticks (DSCATT), sometimes referred to as Australian Lyme Disease. Some people who are bitten by ticks in Australia go on to develop a chronic physical syndrome that is unexplained, since the syndrome can appear even when no infection can be identified or when appropriate treatment has been given.
PLEASE NOTE the application close date has been changed.