Research Fellow, Bio-Engineering Prokaryotes

Melbourne, Australia
$69,148 - $93,830 (Level A)
16 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of BioSciences
Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - 9.5% superannuation

An outstanding opportunity exists for a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Fellow seeking to build their career in the rapidly growing and exciting field of coral microbiology.

The successful candidate will conduct research on the bio-engineering of prokaryote symbionts of corals with the aim to increase coral holobiont thermal tolerance, possibly via a probiotic treatment, or genetic engineering of maternally transmitted prokaryote symbionts.

Position Description

Applications close: 13 Nov 2018 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time