Research Officer, Electron Beam Lithography

Canberra, Australia
21 May 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer Grade 7 (Research)
Salary package: $85,023 - $89,370 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Continuing (Contingent Funded)

Position overview

The ANU College of Science (CoS) comprises: the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Chemistry, the Research School of Earth Science, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, the Mathematical Sciences Institute, the Research School of Physics and Engineering, and the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science.  Staff and students within the ANU College of Science conduct research and delivers a research-led education program that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities.  The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world.

The Research Officer will maintain the efficient operation and usage of the ANFF-designated electron beam lithography (EBL) system - including preventive maintenance, repair, service and daily operation of the system. They will be responsible for giving instruction and training to staff and students from ANU and other Australian institutions in the use of the EBL system. Occasionally they would help in carrying our other processing tasks involving other ANFF equipment.

Enquiries Contact: Fouad Karouta E: or T: 02 6125 7174

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note that applications will be considered from individuals who require sponsorship for an Australian visa. Sponsorship is not guaranteed however, as it will require approval from the appropriate ANU delegate, before determining whether we can proceed under the policies of the Australian Department of Home Affairs.