POSITION TYPE Continuing, Full time Appointment
CLOSING 4 December 2016
REF NO. 25909
The University of Wollongong is a young, research-focused university on the coast of south eastern Australia, an hour from Sydney and surrounded by natural beauty. We are looking for a technically skilled cryo-electron microscopist with experience in structural biology to support operations of a state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscopy centre and play a key role in establishing a world-class facility.
We are investing $80 million in the establishment of a multidisciplinary research institute, Molecular Horizons, focused on the visualisation of the molecular mechanisms of life. By co-locating talented researchers with backgrounds in the physical, chemical and biological sciences and by providing them with cutting-edge infrastructure, the University is committed to making an impact in the molecular life sciences.
Our initial investment in cryo-EM infrastructure includes a Talos Arctica and a Titan Krios. This position has the primary purpose of undertaking and supporting operations of these instruments for internal and external users, with a particular focus on enabling high-quality structural biology research projects. Applicants with experience in cryo-EM, plus single-particle analysis and/or electron tomography will be considered.
Candidates must address the selection criteria specified in the position description.
For further information about this role please contact Professor Antoine van Oijen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Position Title Staff Scientist (Cryo-Electron Microscopy)
Salary Range $72,852 - $90,438
Position Level Professional Services - Level 6/7
Department/Faculty Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
Contact Professor Antoine van Oijen
Phone +61 2 4221 4780
Recruiter Jo Singletary
Recruitment Contact +61 4239 2395