Research Fellow, Bioinformatics

Melbourne, Australia
30 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Dec 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: The Alfred Hospital

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12 month Fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $95,297 - $113,166 pa Level B (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

Your bioinformatics skills will be central in our research and you will work closely with other postdoctoral researchers and PhD students in the department. You will be involved in planning experiments, the final analysis and visualisation of results as well as analysing data from multiple technology platforms which are obtained using techniques such as Chromatin Immune Precipitation (ChIP) - sequencing, RNA-seq, Methyl-seq and Whole Genome Bisulphite Sequencing. As part of this role you will have the opportunity to participate in national and international collaborations. This position provides opportunities for growth and development as an independent investigator whilst providing support and mentorship, as there will be possibilities for initiating new research directions.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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Professor Sam el-Osta, Group Leader, El-Osta Research Group, Department of Diabetes, +61 3 9903 0477. 

Position Description

Download File Research Fellow (Bioinformatics)

Closing Date

Friday 28 December 2018, 11:55 pm AEDT