Post-Doc Research Fellow, Molecular Oncology

Location
Kensington, New South Wales, Australia
Salary
$70,381 - $93,840
Posted
29 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2016
Ref
57365
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

The School of Women’s & Children’s Health is comprised of the disciplines of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics and the National Perinatal and Epidemiology and Statistics Unit (NPESU). The School provides undergraduate and postgraduate medical education, significant and expert clinical services across its subspecialties and has a strong research focus across the multiple disciplines.

About the role

  • $70,381 - $93,840K plus (9.5% Superannuation and annual leave loading)
  • Fixed Term for 12 months, with possibility of extension
  • Full-time (35 hours per week)

The Post-Doctoral Fellow will work within the newly formed Molecular Oncology group in the Discipline of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.  The position will identify prognostic markers for high grade serous ovarian cancer, by analysing tumour RNA expression data together with somatic mutation and copy number data from next generation sequencing experiments.

About the successful applicant

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Practical laboratory experience (with experiments and/or analysis of) large scale genotyping, next generation sequencing and analysis of large data sets
  • Academic research skills including grant writing, preparing manuscripts and presentations, with ability to develop independent research, collaborate and supervise students
  • PhD in science, laboratory sciences, bioinformatics or statistics

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent directly to the contact listed.

Contact:

Professor Sussan Ramus

E: s.ramus @unsw.edu.au

T: (61 2) 9385 1720

Applications close: 12 December 2016