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Academic Surgeon-Scientist Fellowship

Fellowship

This Award sits outside the Award Round. Please contact the Foundation office for details on how to apply.

Purpose

To enable an outstanding surgeon-scientist working in OHNS in Australia or New Zealand to embark on an academic pathway by obtaining overseas clinical, research, teaching and administrative experience, before returning to Australia or New Zealand to establish an academic career in a Department of OHNS.

Term of award

Up to four (4) years.

Eligibility

Outstanding candidates holding both FRACS and PhD qualifications.

Funding

Financial assistance is provided for each of the four (4) years of the Fellowship. For the overseas component, funding is provided towards the Awardee's salary (plus on-costs), travel, accommodation, conference attendance and maintenance. For the domestic component, funding is provided towards the Awardee's salary (0.5 EFT, plus on-costs), conference attendance and maintenance. For further details of levels of funding provided, please contact the Foundation office (see below).

How to apply

This Award sits outside of the annual Award Round. Please contact the Foundation office to ask how to submit an Expression of Interest.

Application requirements

Fellowships are only offered to outstanding candidates. Please contact the Foundation office to ask how to submit an Expression of Interest.

Supporting Documents

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