At NHMRC, we pride ourselves on being a friendly and flexible workplace with competitive working conditions. We provide information about current employment opportunities at NHMRC and how to apply for them.

Current vacancies

We encourage applications from people with diverse experience and backgrounds including: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people; culturally and linguistically diverse people; mature age and people with disability.

NHMRC has offices in Canberra and Melbourne.

How to apply for a job at NHMRC

If you are interested in applying for any of our positions, please read the information provided here. It is expected that all applications are submitted via the NHMRC's online recruitment system, eRecruit.

Sabbaticals at NHMRC

We welcome applications for sabbatical projects for interested members of the academic and research sector.

Internships at NHMRC

We offer opportunities ­­­­for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in an Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree in a health or medical research related field to take up an internship in the agency.

How we select our people

Information about NHMRC’s selection processes.

Working at the NHMRC

Information about the conditions of engagement to NHMRC for potential applicants.

Forms and resources

This section provides links to forms and resources.


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