- Animal Welfare and Protection, Education and Training, Medical Research, Policy and Research
- University & Higher Education
- Job posted on: 10 Jul 2019
- Applications close: No Deadline - please apply as soon as possible
Research is the basis for acquiring knowledge to further understand and address issues facing our communities and individuals within them. Monash University undertakes research with the desire to make a difference and with the potential to transform lives.
Animal Ethics Committees (AECs) play a critical governance role within the University by reviewing all research and teaching activities involving animals and therefore AEC committee members are integral in ensuring the integrity and quality of the research.
Monash University is currently recruiting volunteer AEC members. Through its AECs, the University strives to uphold best practice in animal-based science, while reflecting the expectations of the broader community.
Expressions of interest are sought per the Categories stipulated in the Australian code for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes 8th Edition (2013):
Applicants must be willing to contribute to AEC meetings and related processes and to undertake training. Applicants must also possess effective interpersonal skills, competent computer skills and be able to read large documents within a short timeframe.