PREDICT Research Higher Degrees

Building a sustainable research environment

The Paediatric Research in Emergency Departments International Collaborative (PREDICT) network, is an NHMRC funded centre for research excellence.

A key objective of PREDICT is to build a sustainable research environment and consequently we are seeking candidates to undertake research higher degrees (PhD, MD/DMedSci and masters degrees) in multicentre acute care studies to develop research capacity in emergency medicine.

If you are a health professional interested in emergency research and wish to undertake a higher degree, please contact the Network Co-ordinator, Cate Wilson using the details below. Potential projects are able to be undertaken in a range of research areas and locations. The details of candidature are open to discussion and stipends will be awarded on a competitive basis.

Application Procedure

Please contact Cate Wilson, Research Network Coordinator with all initial inquiries. Email: Catherine.wilson@mcri.edu.au, Phone: +613 9936 6081

Once it has been agreed that an application is appropriate:

  1. To make a formal application, please forward a cover letter that explains:
    • your interest in the research area and relevant experience
    • previous research experience and long term goals
    • the potential location for your studies and associated university of study
    • your proposed supervisors (if known)
    • whether you wish to complete part/time or full time studies
  2. Please also attach your Curriculum Vitae which must include:
    • Home and work contact details
    • Citizenship and residency status
    • Academic qualifications
    • Post graduate work experience
    • Publications & presentations
    • Two academic referees