Research Assistant, Multiple Myeloma Laboratory

Adelaide, Australia
17 May 2019
End of advertisement period
31 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Classification: Higher Education Officer Level 5
Salary Range: $68,299 to $75,595 pa FTE
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Part-time
Position Reports to: Senior Lecturer (Academic Status)
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Mrs Dianne Luke
Closing Date: Friday, 31 May 2019 11 am

Position Summary:

The Research Assistant will join the multiple myeloma research group based at Flinders University which collaborates with the University of South Australia and SAHMRI on projects studying several different aspects of disease biology, including biomarker development and novel therapeutic strategies. The research assistant will form an integral part of the myeloma group, undertaking experimental work on one or more projects and performing general laboratory administrative tasks.

Molecular Medicine and Pathology provides clinical services in haematology, diagnostic laboratory services in haematology and the genetics of adult disease, teaches undergraduates and postgraduates in haematology and genetic pathology and has a strong interest in research, particularly in the areas of molecular and cell biology. The department is well resourced with access to a diverse range of facilities including DNA sequencing and proteomics.

Please note: Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed. It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.