Call for Nominations RHD or RA

This is a call for nominations to those interested in the Research Higher Degree scholar and Research Assistant positions on the PREDICT Executive.

These positions are open to eligible candidates for one – two years only.  They will be appointed by the current Executive.

What does being on the Executive involve:

    • A role on the Executive requires active involvement in approximately monthly meetings about the networks operations (4 x teleconferences and 4  x 1 day face to face meetings per year of which 3 are in Melbourne and 1 usually interstate, (expenses are paid to attend).  It also involves regular communication and response to issues as they arise on a weekly basis.
    • Previewing the executive agenda then actively participating in meetings to give an independent opinion, advice and decision making.
    • Make decisions that are in the best interest of the Network as a whole.
    • Bringing issues of importance to the network, to the meeting agenda for discussion.
    • Reviewing and commenting on new studies when presented to the Executive.
    • Act as an executive sponsor for approved projects maintaining oversite of study progress through the project principal investigator and steering committee
    • Following up on actions deemed necessary at the meetings.
    • Reviewing and commenting on issues via email / telephone in between meetings as required.
    • Reinforcing PREDICT research guidelines and policy with members locally.
    • Maintaining confidentiality in relation to sensitive issues discussed.

What to do:

If you wish to nominate yourself / or another, please express interest by COB 21st of November 2018 to

– Which position/s you wish to nominate for
– Your title and name
– Your craft group and current position held