Research Fellow in Biomanufacturing

Melbourne, Australia
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-Time, 3-year Fixed-Term Position
  • $92,815 - $110,220 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation 

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Engineering comprises a diverse range of disciplines: Aerospace Engineering and Aviation; Chemical and Environmental Engineering; Civil and Infrastructure Engineering; Electrical and Biomedical Engineering; Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering; Manufacturing, Materials and Mechatronics Engineering; Mechanical and Automotive Engineering.

In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 16th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 36th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines. 

The Role 

Support the delivery of research within the Additive Biomanufacturing of Clinical Tools program of the ARC Training Centre in Additive Biomanufacturing. 

Your Responsibilities 

The successful candidate will conduct applied research in the field of additive manufacturing of metallic alloys for biomedical implants, focusing on life assessment of medical implants through design and manufacturing process optimisation. 

Skills & Experience Required 

You will have a demonstrated track record in the design, modelling, manufacture and analysis of components using metal based additive manufacturing techniques. Your ability to experimentally realise and characterise fracture modes of metallic and composite structures will be essential to your success in the role. 

To Apply 

For further information please contact Milan Brandt on +61 3 9925 4197 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 564610.

Applications close on Monday 16th July 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.