Research Fellow or Research Assistant in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Salary
$66,809 - $90,657
Posted
03 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Ref
0042868
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $66,809 - $90,657 p.a. plus 9.5% superannuation

The applicant will work on research projects either independently or in collaboration with others in the research group. Involvement in routine laboratory management duties and supervision of research students is also envisaged.  The position is suitable for an individual with a PhD and expertise in immunology. 

The host laboratory is situated in the Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute and research will also take place at the nearby Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity. Both Insttiutes are close to the University Campus. The primary focus of the host laboratory is immunity to bacterial pathogens. The major techniques and approaches used in the laboratory involve flow cytometry, animal models of infection, assays of inflammation and microbiological techniques.

The incumbent should must have some experience in immunology and, preferably, microbiology

Close date:  26 Mar 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria*

Download File PD_Research Fellow.pdf

*For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria