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Black Dog Institute
Hospital Road, Randwick
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Phone: (02) 9382 4530
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Institution Description:

Science. Compassion. Action.
As a global leader in mental health research and the only Medical Research Institute (MRI) In Australia to Investigate mental health across the lifespan, our aim is to create a mentally healthier world for everyone. Black Dog Institute’s areas of strength include, suicide prevention, digital mental health, workplace mental health, new treatments, and prevention in young people

By connecting research answers, expert knowledge, and the voice of lived experience this allows BDI to assist in delivering solutions for patients and practitioners. Partnerships with federal, state, and local governments as well as communities, schools and corporate Australia enables us to drive evidence-informed change.

Our Culture
We strive to create a culture that supports the mental health and wellbeing of our staff. Our Mental Health and Wellbeing framework is built on our leading research team and implements 5 ways to wellbeing. We develop initiatives to promote wellbeing, personal resilience, stigma reduction and help seeking so we can actively support employees who become unwell, considering both direct feedback and evidence.  

When you work at Black Dog Institute, you are joining a team of people who share a vision of a mentally healthier world.

Future Focus 2026
The Black Dog Institute (BDI) is undergoing significant operational change to support its growth over the next 5 years. The Future Focus 2026 program has been created to guide this process and provide structure and governance to both the strategic and operational work required to ensure efficient and sustainable change. The program has been in place since December 2020 and is now moving into the implementation/transition phase.

Jobs by Black Dog Institute

2 Jobs Found

Location:Sydney, NSW
Institution: Black Dog Institute
Become a part of a team that is devoted to making the world a healthier place. Full Time permanent position. Manage donations and assist with fundraising initiatives for Black Dog Institute. About Us: As the only Medical Research...
Location:Sydney, NSW
Institution: Black Dog Institute
Become a part of a team that is devoted to making the world a healthier place Full Time, 12-month contract Join the Workplace Mental Health Research team on their project supporting medical students.     About Us:...