- Make a difference to those living with peripheral artery disease.
- Enjoy a work and life balance with a 36.25 hour working week
- $66,963 - $75,952 plus 17% superannuation
James Cook University (JCU) is committed to creating a brighter future for life in the tropics world-wide through graduates and discoveries that make a difference, and we now have an exciting opportunity for a Research Exercise Physiologist to join JCU. A full-time, fixed term appointment to 31 October 2023, this position is based at the Bebegu Yumba campus in Townsville.
What you can accomplish in the role
The Queensland Research Centre for Peripheral Vascular Disease (QRC-PVD) within the College of Medicine and Dentistry is recognised for its research on a variety of peripheral vascular diseases. The Research Exercise Physiologist will assist key stakeholders in the establishment and operation of a telehealth exercise program aiming to improve the health of patients with peripheral artery disease.
What you will bring to the role
With a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology (clinical) you will utilise your well-developed communication and interpersonal skills as you screen and assess participants for the prescribed clinical studies. Your exceptional organisational, project management and time management skills will see you manage your own workflow and prioritise to ensure deadlines and targets are met.
Consistently ranked in the top 250 of universities worldwide, JCU is one of the world’s leading institutions focusing on the tropics and offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.
We support our people through the provision of:
- generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
- ongoing professional and career development
- five weeks' annual recreation leave
- attractive options for salary packaging
- well-equipped; modern campus facilities including cafes, medical, childcare and gym.
How to Apply
For further information, including application instructions, visit the careers at JCU website - vacancy reference 17515