Why work here?
At the Victor Chang Institute, we are committed to recruiting, training and maintaining researchers, students and support staff of the highest calibre. As a scientist or student working at “The Chang”, you can expect collaborative areas of research and work environments, along with state of the art facilities.
- Collaborative approach to resources and knowledge shared amongst researchers;
- Cutting edge research with world class, internationally recognised researchers;
- Fantastic support, career mentoring and planning;
- Excellent seminars and ongoing professional development;
- Great administration support;
- We have an approved Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) for the Temporary Business Visa (Visa 457) allowing us to sponsor workers from overseas.
“The level of intellectual freedom that I am allowed at the Chang is amazing. We are constantly challenging ourselves and challenging each other. What’s more, I have been given the freedom and confidence to juggle both a thriving career, as well as a family.”
Cath Suter, Head – Epigenetics Laboratory
We recognise the importance of a work environment that actively promotes best practice. The Code of Conduct describes the standards of behaviour and conduct expected from employees in their dealings with internal and external researchers, collaborators and co-workers, suppliers, patients, management and the general public.
Safe working environment
We recognise our duty to ensure the health and safety at work of its employees. It is our policy to develop and maintain appropriate standards of work facilities and work methods through appropriate consultation processes.
We are committed to equal opportunity for ALL. All our employees are entitled to work in a safe and enjoyable environment regardless of age, gender, intellectual or physical ability, race, culture, religion, sexual orientation, physical appearance or socio-economic background.
We respect the privacy of all applicants. We collect personal information that you choose to provide, for example, your name or email address and we only use your personal information for the purposes for which you gave it to us.
The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (VCCRI) is in a prime location, and for over twenty years has made many major breakthroughs and advances..read more here
In 2015 we will have various PHD and Postdoc project opportunities, particularly in the fields of Vascular Biology, Development and Stem Cell Biology, and Molecular Cardiology and Biophysics.
Our Institute is known for ‘excellence in cardiac research’ and we are happy to announce our 2014 Publication Highlights. This year we celebrated 20 years of discovery, and were able to publish an incredible 32 primary papers. A true testament to how far we have come!
From Curiosity to cure… Check out a few of our Testimonials.
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