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Welcome to jobs @ NHMRC. This section provides a range of information about current employment opportunities at NHMRC and how to apply for them. If you are looking to join a friendly and flexible workplace with competitive working conditions, view our current vacancies.

Current vacancies @ NHMRC

"One APS Career ... Thousands of Opportunities” NHMRC has offices in Canberra and Melbourne.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) National Health and Medical Research Council

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
Job Type: Full-time appointment for a period up to five years
Location: Canberra - ACT
Classification: Statutory Appointment
Closing date: 10 October 2014
Further information: Please note: information for this position is not available on NHMRC's website.

For selection documentation and information, please contact Ian Hansen at Ian Hansen and Associates Executive Search on 0408 306 769 or

Applications may be sent to Ian Hansen and Associates Executive Search, PO Box 3420, Manuka, ACT, 2603, Australia or

How to apply for a job @ NHMRC

If you are interested in applying for any of our positions, please read the information provided here.

Sabbaticals @ NHMRC

The NHMRC welcomes applications for sabbatical projects for interested members of the academic and research sector.

Internships @ NHMRC

NHMRC participates in an internship program for undergraduates and coordinates an in-house program for PhD or Masters students.

How we select our people

Information about NHMRC’s selection processes.

Working at the NHMRC

Information about the conditions of engagement to NHMRC for potential applicants.

Forms and resources

This section provides links to forms and resources.

Indigenous Employment Strategy (IES)

Information about NHMRC's Indigenous Employment Strategy (IES).

Page reviewed: 26 September, 2014