ASEAN-Australia One Health Fellowship Program 2023

ASEAN-Australia One Health Fellowship Program 2023

Deadline: 19 November 2022.

ASEAN-Australia One Health Fellowship Program 2023

The ASEAN-Australia One Health Fellowship Program is pleased to invite nominations (including self-nominations) from eligible candidates in ASEAN Member States.

The ASEAN-Australia One Health Fellowship Program was established in 2021 at Murdoch University with funding from the Australian Government under the ASEAN Partnerships for Recovery.

The program aims to strengthen regional One Health technical capacity and coordination with an emphasis on supporting ASEAN’s regional public health and health security agenda. It is expected that Fellows will be able to better address specific zoonotic risk factors in our region. A One Health approach recognises that the health of people, animals and the environment are all interconnected.

It will support 40 One Health fellowships for eligible ASEAN member state professionals with expertise in epidemiology, public health, animal health, environmental health, wildlife medicine, health economics, and biosecurity.

The first cohort of 19 One Health Fellows commenced in 2022 and we are seeking further applicants from Cambodia, Lao, Thailand and Myanmar for the second cohort who will begin their fellowships in February 2023.

The non-residential Fellowship is for 2.5 years and comprises three components: online training, fellows’ mentorship program and hands-on research projects.

The ASEAN- Australia One Health Fellowship Program is pleased to invite nominations including self-nominations with a letter of support.

Who is eligible to apply?

Government officials from ASEAN countries (citizens or permanent residents) working in policy areas relevant to One Health are eligible to apply. Applicants must meet the entry criteria for study at Murdoch University including:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience; and
  • Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0 or equivalent score in English proficiency tests accepted by Murdoch University (Further information on ways to demonstrate English proficiency is available here: Note that recent study at a University taught in English can be accepted).

Applications for candidates from Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Myanmar close on 19 November 2022.

Download the information pack in Word doc or PDF format for details on how to apply.

Applications should be sent to [email protected].

For any queries, please write to Dr Mieghan Bruce at [email protected]; Dr Kirsty Bayliss at [email protected]; or Dr Renata Fernandes Santos at [email protected].

Photo: Dr Mieghan Bruce / Murdoch University.

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