Postgraduate Research Opportunities

Project Details

Below is a list of the current masters and Ph.D. opportunities available within the Population Interventions Unit:

Please send completed EOI Forms to our Research Manager: kirsti.hakala@unimelb.edu.au.

In addition, self-motivated students may always apply:

We welcome approaches for prospective students with their own specific research questions and Ph.D. proposal. Your proposal should align with the research foci of the Population Interventions Unit, and/or SHINE (Scalable Health Intervention Evaluation).

To express interest your interest in conducting a Ph.D., please contact our Research Manager: kirsti.hakala@unimelb.edu.au.

The following should be supplied with your query:

  • Academic CV including relevant skills and experience
  • Academic transcripts of your undergraduate/postgraduate studies
  • Confirmation of current location (are you in Australia?)
  • A statement of interest in the research topic (see Research Foci below for inspiration), including aspects of the project and research questions that interest you
  • Proposed project preferences and context (e.g. masters project, Ph.D., full-time, part-time, intended start date, etc)
  • Citizenship/visa details for Higher Degree Research applicants.

To undertake a Ph.D., you will need to meet the University of Melbourne criteria for entry (and scholarship if seeking funding support). There may be opportunities for a stipend top-up, for certain projects.


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