Research Translation and Commercialisation Facility Coordinator

Wollongong, Australia
29 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Fixed term, full-time appointment (2 year)

The Research Translation and Commercialisation Facility (RTCF) is available for researchers seeking an environment for the translation of research from the laboratory to real world applications and commercial up-scaling. Commercialisation may take many forms ranging from licence or project agreements with commercial partners through to company formation.

The position will directly support the activities of the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF) - Materials Node and Translational Research Initiative of Cellular Engineering and Printing (TRICEP). The Research Facility Co-ordinator will be responsible for numerous aspects of the Facility operations including Workplace Health & Safety matters including chemical management, access to the facility, policy development, accreditation and authorisation for equipment use.

This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with the team led by Distinguished Professor Gordon Wallace at the forefront of commercialisation of research.

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion. We value and acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of attracting and retaining talent in our workforce. The creation of a diverse and inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential, enhance our success and achieving our vision of being in the Top 1% of universities globally.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Peter Innis on + 61 2 4221 3600.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 13/01/2019, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 6/7: $76,180 - $94,569 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 182142
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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