Senior Research Fellow/Associate Director – Cryo-electron Microscopy – UNSW

Reporting to the Director of the Electron Microscope Unit, Professor Richard Tilley, you’ll collaborate with an engaged user-base to develop bio/cryo-electron microscopy in the UNSW Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre, Key responsibilities include leading the expansion of biological and cryogenic electron microscopy research, data collection and interpretation, researcher support and training, and development of new protocols that will be published in the public domain and enhance the reputation of the centre, Microscopy Australia and UNSW. You’ll also have the opportunity to establish a vibrant research group involving bio-electron microscopy, linked to a School in the Faculty of Medicine & Health.

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Applications Close: 11:55pm Wednesday 23rd of March 2022.


Bio Electron Microscopist

As the Bio Electron Microscopist, you will manage and maintain the suite of PC2 facilities and multi-modal microscopy research projects at Sydney Microscopy and Microanalysis (SMM).

You will provide expert technical support to researchers, focusing primarily on the needs of users in combined and correlative microscopy, microanalysis, analysis and interpretation of images and high-volume data.

Reporting to the Facility Manager, your key responsibilities will be to:

  • provide expert advice, sound technical research support and assistance to researchers, students and other technical staff working in the laboratory
  • manage the laboratory workplace ensuring that the research, learning and teaching requirements of the work area are met effectively
  • ensure laboratory is compliant with Workplace Health and Safety requirements
  • oversee the preparation of reporting and documentation for the work area
  • provide effective leadership and management guidance and support to the staff in the research laboratory
  • develop and maintain good relationships with relevant instrument and equipment vendors in relation to upgrades, enhanced features and troubleshooting

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Applications Close: 11:59pm Thursday 24th of March 2022.



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