Postdoctoral Fellow in Immunology

Location
Canberra, Australia
Posted
22 May 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Jun 2018
Ref
524976
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A
Salary package: $78,107 - $88,446 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, fixed term until 31stDec 2020

  • A wide range of immunology approaches from FACS to in vivo models and imaging.
  • Different projects including some close to publication for a postdoc with good writing skills
  • Opportunity to mentor students and be mentored towards independence 

Position overview

The Postdoctoral Fellow will work on a range of projects in the laboratory of A/Prof. Anselm Enders, in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the John Curtin School of Medical Research. The work includes initiating new work and completing mature projects including writing of manuscripts. In the new work we aim to apply infectious models and intravital imaging methods to novel mouse models of human primary immunodeficiencies.

We welcome applications from individuals with (or soon to complete) a PhD in immunology who have a willingness to take on multiple projects including writing papers and want to engage with contemporary methods in the field.

For further enquiries, please contact Associate Professor Anselm Enders on T: + 61 2 6125 7605 E: anselm.enders@anu.edu.au

Closing date: 27 June 2018

Position description:  Postdoctoral FellowResearch Fellow Immunology Enders.pdf

The Australian National University (ANU) is the #1 ranked University in Australia with an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

The Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the John Curtin School brings together 16 groups across these disciplines creating a critical mass that is supported by multiple cross-departmental activities including a seminar, journal club and informal lab meeting style presentations that run each week. Collegiality in the department is strong and is a key factor driving our success. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

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.