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HRI is an internationally recognised medical research institute, with global collaborations.

It is a unique time to join HRI. The next few years have the potential to be transformative, with developments such as the $150 million Cardiovascular Disease Research Capacity Building Program backed by the NSW government in 2018, and HRI’s strong fundraising capabilities, which provide a reliable and independent source of long-term funding.

Our success comes down to our people. From our scientists and researchers, to our operations and fundraising staff – they all play key roles in ensuring HRI’s place as a world-leading medical research institute.

Positions vacant

Postdoctoral Researcher - Atherosclerosis and Vascular Remodelling

HRI is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to contribute to innovative and collaborative research programs with a focus on cardiovascular genetic approaches to better understand the biology of the vasculature. The position would be within the Atherosclerosis and Vascular Remodelling Group at HRI and Prof Andrew Baker’s lab at the Centre for Cardiovascular Science at the University of Edinburgh. These groups are specialised in the use of genetic lab models, lineage tracing, Cre-Lox conditional/tissue-specific knockouts, fluorescence activated cell sorting (FACS), single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) and primary cell culture to elucidate mechanisms of cardiovascular disease (CVD), and particularly atherosclerosis. Find out more and apply.

Clinical Research Project Coordinator

HRI are seeking a Nurse, Allied Health Professional or someone with other relevant qualifications and experience whose main responsibility will be to manage patient recruitment and deliver the screening intervention. The recruitment and intervention will both be performed remotely using telehealth. You will be a part of the Stroke Prevention Research Group and will work closely with the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre. This role represents an excellent opportunity to be involved in a major cardiovascular research project. The position is full time for 12 months with possibility of extension and will be based at the Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney. Part time hours will be considered for the right candidate. Find out more and apply.

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