Research Fellow in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Melbourne, Australia
12 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
09 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

An experienced research assistant or enthusiastic and ambitious early career researcher is sought to join the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences in the University of Melbourne. The successful applicant will report to the laboratory head, Dr David Stroud. She/he will have extensive experience in molecular, protein and cell biology techniques, with a passion for mitochondrial biology and disease and/or functional proteomics and systems biology techniques.

The Research Assistant or Research Fellow will undertake all aspects of a project concerning the assembly of mitochondrial membrane protein complexes. This will include the experimental design, planning, and execution of experiments involving extensive mammalian cell culture and protein biochemistry, as well as interpretation and presentation of data. Practical experience in computational proteomics is advantageous.