Finding cures for children's genetic diseases

About Us


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.
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 Westmead Millennium Institute.
Opportunities to join the team at CMRI are occasionally available in the areas of research, administration, fundraising, and laboratory support.

Current Vacancies



CMRI always welcomes enquiries from qualified scientists interested in post-doctoral or sabbatical opportunities and high achieving students keen to extend their career opportunities. More information for students can be found here.
Interested research candidates should supply a current curriculum vitae, details of experience, and the contact details of three professional referees to:
Human Resources Manager
Children’s Medical Research Institute
Locked Bag 2023
Wentworthville NSW 2145 Australia
Phone: 1800 GENIES or 1800 436 437 (Toll free), 02 8865 2800
Fax: 02 9687 2120
Street Address: 214 Hawkesbury Road Westmead, NSW 2145