Staff Scientist

Expiring today

Location
Wollongong, Australia
Salary
$72,852 - $90,438
Posted
27 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2016
Ref
25909
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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 vanoijen@uow.edu.au.

University of Wollongong

Position Details

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