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Children’s Medical Research Institute epitomises research excellence. We have world-leading scientists supported by state of the art facilities and dynamic, committed research staff.

See below for current vacancies. From neuroscience and cancer biology to drug development, embryology and gene therapy; when joining the team at the Children’s Medical Research Institute you will be surrounded by internationally recognised researchers who foster excellence in all of their staff. Children’s Medical Research Institute is part of the largest health and medical research precinct in Australia and also a member of the Westmead Research Hub. This membership allows our staff access to the vast array of technology, services, resources and expertise available nearby at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead Hospital and the Westmead Institute. Opportunities to join the team at CMRI are occasionally available in the areas of research, administration, fundraising, and laboratory support.

Current Vacancies

Call to Honours Students!

Have you finished your degree and still passionate about science? Want to get hands on experience in the laboratory and get paid to do that?

Join the Stem Cell Medicine Group as a Research Assistant to learn all about stem cell research and organoids. Only pre-requisite is that you are passionate about science and a keen learner. You will help the group on day-to-day activities and be involved in our various projects.

Contact [email protected] with your CV for more information.


CMRI always welcomes enquiries from qualified scientists interested in post-doctoral or sabbatical opportunities and high achieving students keen to extend their career opportunities.

Interested research candidates should supply a current curriculum vitae, details of experience, and the contact details of three professional referees the Human Resources Manager via email or post to:

  • Human Resources Manager
    Children’s Medical Research Institute
    Locked Bag 2023
    Wentworthville NSW 2145 Australia
  • Phone: 02 8865 2800
  • Fax: 02 9687 2120


Contact us, and we'd love to help you find the information you're looking for.

Phone: +61 2 8865 2800

Email: [email protected]