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Careers with Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance

Ready to make a difference by working in a world-leading, transformative program?

Our research has shown genomic medicine improves health outcomes – from genetic conditions that affect the heart, immune system, kidneys, nervous system or blood, to complex conditions in children, cancer care, and infection control.

The focus now is to embed genomics into everyday medicine – to ensure a resilient system capable of responding to current, emerging and future health challenges – for the health and wellbeing of all Victorians. The Alliance has pioneered a model for preparing the healthcare system to adopt genomics – by testing genomic sequencing in real-world care and evaluating its impact, preparing and upskilling the medical workforce and building data systems to support genomic testing and data management.

The Melbourne Genomics team work with experts from across our collaborating member: 10 leading hospitals, research and academic organisations – The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Royal Children’s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, WEHI, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, CSIRO, Australian Genome Research Facility, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Austin Health and Monash Health.

Are you ready to join a dynamic, multidisciplinary team working to transform healthcare?

Get in touch with us today to fulfill the promise of precision medicine.


Current vacancies at Melbourne Genomics

Education Project Officer

We’re looking for an experienced learning designer with excellent software skills to help develop the workforce to embed genomics in the Victorian health system.

We are seeking an experienced learning or instructional designer, ideally with a science background, who is excited by the prospect of working in the emerging field of genomics education.

The Education Project Officer will join an experienced Genomics Workforce team providing education for clinical, laboratory and data science professionals, through in-person workshops, immersion training programs, and online or blended courses.

To apply now or to learn more, follow the link below!

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Business Development Manager

Do you have experience in business development with a background in science? Melbourne Genomics and WEHI are on the hunt for a Business Development Manager to join the Biotechnology and Commercialisation, Business Development Office at Australia’s pre-eminent biomedical research institute.

This role will work on both WEHI and Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance projects with a specific focus on entrepreneurship and the Manager will be responsible for preparing plans for for-profit spinout company.

Apply now via the link!

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Project Admistrator

Our ambitious program of work is in need of an equally ambitious project administrator!

The Project Administrator will be responsible for providing high-level administrative and coordination support to the program team and will work closely with the Executive Coordinator and Chief Operating Officer to ensure efficient and effective operation of the program.

If this sounds like your cup of tea, apply now below!

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