Early career research opportunities

Accelerate your research career at MUARC

Contribute to one of the leading injury research centres dedicated to improving the human condition and make an impact with your research. As a MUARC early career researcher (ECR), you will work alongside and learn from internationally renowned injury prevention researchers.

MUARC has a truly international focus with strong collaborative links to international research centres. Our researchers regularly present papers at leading international conferences and operate in advisory roles within global organisations.

We offer mentoring, professional development and events to help keep ECRs on-track as they progress in their research careers.

The MUARC facilities

Joining MUARC gives you access to reknowned research facilities and support services including:

  • advanced driving simulators
  • on-road test vehicles and crash investigation professionals
  • comprehensive injury and road crash datasets from state and federal government agencies
  • the eResearch Centre for all your technology needs to support your research
  • strong domestic and international stakeholder linkages with industry, government and the community.

MUARC research

  • Injury epidemiology
  • Injury outcomes
  • Injury prevention in lower and middle income countries
  • Road/transport safety
  • Developing disaster resilience strategies
  • Falls prevention
  • Workplace safety

Early career research resources

Monash University prides itself on its research excellence and its commitment to the development of future research leaders. The ECR network is supported by the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research). It provides a forum where ECR matters are discussed and programs developed to help support your research career at Monash University.

The ECR network at Monash University offers:

  • a variety of events and networking functions
  • career development seminars
  • support with grant writing and fellowship applications
  • the distribution of awards.

There is a dedicated team at the Monash Research Office to provide you with advice and assistance.

Research funding and support

Monash University

Contact us to discuss how you can accelerate your research career at MUARC.