Career opportunities

Career opportunities

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WEHI is Australia’s pre-eminent biomedical research institute. We have a strong history of significant discoveries of clinical importance and an outstanding international reputation.


Why work here?

WEHI promotes a scientific environment that emphasises innovation, collaboration and excellence.

Postdoctoral fellows and research students work with internationally recognised mentors and have ready access to state-of-the-art technology. Technical staff assist in identifying and developing technology platforms and are provided with professional development opportunities.

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We're committed to fostering a vibrant, inclusive and enjoyable workplace for our staff and students.

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A funding opportunity for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander researchers to collaborate with us to advance their research and careers.

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The Nature Index placed the Institute as the top-ranked Australian medical research institute, and 19th amongst not-for-profit/non-governmental organisations worldwide.