• Mater Pelvic Health
  • Townsville Hospital, Angus Smith Drive, Douglas QLD, Australia
Full time Yr 5 FRANZCOG Trainee Positions Yr 6 FRANZCOG Trainee Positions

Job Description

Applications are invited for a 2-year Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic and Pelvic Floor Surgery commencing February 2022. This AGES Accredited Fellowship will be at the Townsville University Hospital, the only tertiary hospital in Northern Australia. Only candidates that are in their Advanced years of RANZCOG training (years 5/6), SIMG’s or post-Fellowship, need apply. Applicants should have completed all examination and research requirements of the RANZCOG. Prior experience in an Advanced Endoscopic Unit, with research and teaching experience will be an added advantage. There may be an opportunity to pursue a Higher Degree via coursework/research and apply for an adjunct appointment with James Cook University.


The timelines for this application are detailed below:

  1. Applications open 1/5/21 and close 31/5/2021
  2. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed -dates to be advised (early June)
  3. The successful applicant will be notified on the day following the interview
  4. The appointee will apply to the THHS via the QLD Health RMO Campaign for 2022 which opens early-mid June


Candidates may please send their detailed CV’s with evidence of CPD, teaching and research activities along with a two-page long (A4 size) personal statement outlining their suitability for the position and their vision for the Fellowship.


All applications and enquiries should be addressed, preferably via email, to:


A/Prof Jay Iyer

Director AGES Advanced Laparoscopic Fellowship Program

E: [email protected]




Dr Vanessa Lusink

Staff Specialist

E: [email protected]

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