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Current career opportunities

Philanthropic Support Officer (TA01)
We seek an experienced Philanthropic Support Officer to join our Community and Corporate Relations team in Melbourne.

Research Assistant (JM01)
We are seeking an experienced research assistant in the field of Cardiac Hypertrophy.

Executive / Administrative Officer (KPND01)
We are seeking an enthusiastic Executive/Administrative Officer to be responsible for the provision of high-quality administrative support.

Research Assistant / Technician (MCRP01)
We are seeking a Research Assistant / Technician to join our Experimental Cardiology Laboratory.

OHS Coordinator (AQ01)
We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator.

Health Promotion Officer (SM01)
We are looking for a part-time Health Promotion Officer to joint the Melbourne team.

Research Officer (KHP01)
We seek an experienced Research Officer for our Atherothrombosis and Vascular laboratory.

Are you looking for postgraduate research opportunities?

You could also consider our volunteering opportunities.

Seeking world-class research leaders

We are looking to appoint up to six full-time research leaders as nominated Baker Fellows over the next three years. These appointments will allow the Institute to build on its five primary research themes.

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Work at the Baker Institute

One of the greatest threats to the health and productivity of Australia is the increasing rate of obesity and its complications, especially diabetes and heart disease. The Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, has been created through the merger of two of the nation’s most distinguished research organisations the Baker Heart Research Institute and the International Diabetes Institute. The Baker Institute creates a critical mass of researchers, scientists and clinicians to strengthen and broaden our approach to tackle this epidemic.

From time-to-time we have career opportunities across a range of different areas including: Research, Occupational Health & Safety, Nursing, Laboratory, Information Technology, Human Resources, Finance, Facilities Management, Clinical Services and Administration.

Working at the Baker Institute offers flexibility, professional development and the opportunity to be a part of a research centre of world renown. Benefits include salary packaging, an employee assistance program, subsidised parking and an active social club as well as modern laboratory facilities and offices adjacent to the Alfred Hospital and walking distance to St Kilda Road, Chapel Street and Fawkner Park. 

For more information on employment opportunities at the Baker Institute, please phone: +61 3 8532 1111.

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With the rising number of Australians affected by diabetes, heart disease and stroke, the need for research is more critical than ever.

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