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Collaboration opportunities

We are always interested in collaborating with clinicians, policy makers and researchers on new initiatives, in research, evaluation and implementation. We also have a number of datasets (see Diabetes MILES studies), which offer opportunities for data analysis and publications. If you are interested, please send an email to

Employment/volunteer opportunities

We are always keen to hear from people who are interested in conducting behavioural diabetes research. Postdoctoral researchers are encouraged to contact us to discuss and develop projects that can be the subject of scholarship and fellowship funding applications. Internships and research placements may also be available.
Email your CV and why you’re interested in working / volunteering with us to

PhD scholarship opportunities 

Online biopsychosocial training to prevent severe hypoglycaemia in adults with type 1 diabetes
A joint HDR scholarship between Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute & Deakin University 


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How do people with type 1 diabetes navigate the challenges of “DIY” diabetes technologies? 
A joint HDR scholarship between Deakin University & the University of Copenhagen


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Other PhD opportunities

The ACBRD has a large and varied research program into the behavioural, psychological and social aspects of living with diabetes. We currently have a number of projects in development that would be suitable for research towards a PhD for suitably qualified candidates.

If you are interested in undertaking a PhD, please send an email to Please include your CV and a 500-word summary of your research interest and why you are suited to conducting a PhD at the Centre.