Starship Foundation Fellows, Starship Child Health 2022

2022 Starship Foundation Medical & Surgical Fellowship 2022 Starship Foundation Te Puaruruhau (Child Protection) Fellowship

These one year Starship–based Medical & Surgical Fellowships are for advanced trainees in any specialty in Starship Child Health (e.g. medicine, surgery, anaesthesia, or psychiatry), and are designed to assist clinicians in developing both research and innovation skills and clinical knowledge in an area of their choice.

The Fellowships are available from February 2022 for one year.

The Fellowship positions consist of both supervised clinical activity (50%) and research or innovation activity (50%). In consultation with a nominated supervisor applicants must complete and submit additional documents. Please follow the link to download and complete the Application Form including all the information as below:

  1. A curriculum vitae, which includes an update on your advanced training project

  2. Statement of support from your proposed project supervisor and Service Clinical Director, including their plan for supervision and how the division of time between clinical and research will be managed

  3. An outline (maximum 2 pages) of the proposed clinical activity, including goals and details of how the time will be spent/goals achieved.

  4. An outline (maximum 5 pages, excluding bibliography) of the proposed research or innovation project which should include: background, aims/hypotheses, methods, ethics, time frame and outcome (i.e. publishing/presenting plans). Include a statement on the career benefit this fellowship will have.

  5. The name, address and phone number of two referees, one of whom can be your supervisor.

Selection will involve an interview and a 10 minute presentation of the proposed research or innovation project.

Selection will be based on the quality of the application, expected contribution of research or innovation to New Zealand children and young people, and the potential impact of the individual’s career development on national child health.

Please note: These fellowship positions are not part of the clinical service rosters.

Advice regarding applications can be sought from:
Eoghan Rutledge
Chief Resident Starship
Phone 021 938 309
Email starshipcr@adhb.govt.nz

Advice regarding research funding/grant applications can be sought from:
Deb Matich
Research and Innovation Manager
Starship Child Health
Phone 021584153
Email debram@adhb.govt.nz

For assistance submitting an online application please contact recruitment consultant, Vickie Shakur via Vickies@adhb.govt.nz. Reference#: AUC11743

The application for the job is made through this link to the ADHB Careers website.

To view a copy of the position description, please click here.

Closing date: Sunday 13 June 2020

The Fellowship Programme is a joint initiative between Starship Foundation and Starship Child Health.

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Children’s Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.