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Senior Research Officer – Microscopy Data Specialist – CMCA (University of Western Australia)

The WA Node of Microscopy Australia in the Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA) at UWA is seeking applicants for an exciting opportunity to join a multidisciplinary microscopy team and make a significant contribution to local and national projects developing capabilities for the storage and analysis of microscopy data.

You will work closely with expert academic and professional staff to develop and support the storage and analysis of microscopy data using local and remote compute resources. You will implement data storage, transfer, and management tools, working cooperatively and constructively with Microscopy Australia staff within CMCA and at other institutions, research groups, central IT services, and, where appropriate, national data management bodies and activities. You will also provide training and day-to-day support to researchers wishing to make use of local data storage solutions and national cloud-based data processing capabilities, e.g. the Characterisation Virtual Laboratory (CVL).

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Applications Close: Monday 16th of August 2021.


Imaging Specialist – WIMR – (Westmead)

Advanced light microscopy is a key technology at the Westmead Research Hub with over 100 active users on nine unique microscopes. We are now seeking a highly motivated and qualified Imaging Specialist to work alongside the Imaging Advanced Specialist reporting to the Westmead Cytometry, Imaging & Electron Microscopy Manager (WCIEMM) at the Westmead Research Hub. This position is suitable for somebody technically minded, who has a strong interest in research projects, has excellent interpersonal skills and who has experience in image analysis. If you are not content with satisfactory images but rather tweak until the data generated is optimal and can innovate creatively to generate solutions to problems – we would like you to apply. The position will involve working across both the newly established preclinical imaging & WRH/WIMR imaging facilities.

The role provides advanced scientific support, advice, and technical guidance to users to enable scientific research goals to be advanced. The role requires independence, self-motivation, drive and a desire to advance the field, promote the technology and disseminate novelties in the field to the users

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Applications Close: Wednesday 18th of August 2021.


Research Fellow – Centre for Cryo-Electron Microscopy of Membrane Proteins (University of Melbourne)

As part of the CCeMMP and Bio21 Ian Holmes Imaging Centre (BIHIC), you will be responsible for the development and implementation of training for CCeMMP students and staff, and supporting imaging for the Bio21 and WEHI nodes of the Centre. You will also be expected to engage in collaborative research of relevance to the CCeMMP in method development activities, in cryo-TEM in collaboration with BIHIC staff members and other academic and/or industry scientists.

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Applications Close: Wednesday 1st of September 2021


Research Officer – Optical Microscopy (University of Western Australia)

The WA Node of Microscopy Australia in the Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA) at UWA is seeking applicants Join a dedicated team supporting cutting-edge research through the application of optical microscopy techniques.

 

The Optical Microscopy facility houses several basic (e.g. wide-field, confocal) and advanced (e.g. multi-photon, super-resolution) instruments, and supports users from many different fields of science, including cell and molecular biology, plant biology, engineering and materials science.

You will provide high level technical support to researchers accessing the CMCA’s optical microscopy facilities. You will also provide training, advice, and on-going technical support in the operation of basic optical microscopes, especially confocal microscopy. Furthermore, you will assist users in related sample preparation (e.g. fluorescence labelling) and basic data processing techniques.

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Applications Close: Monday the 23rd of August 2021


Technical Officer – Electron Microscopy

The Ian Holmes Imaging Centre provides state-of-the-art electron microscopy services to researchers including from academia, industry and Government. The position will be based at the Bio21 Institute Ian Holmes Imaging Centre at the University of Melbourne. You will contribute to the delivery of electron microscopy services to internal and external clients, the development of electron microscopy capability, and laboratory and instrument maintenance. This position will require you to interact closely with the Ian Holmes Imaging Center team and be involved in training of internal and external clients.

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Applications Close: Wednesday 18th of September 2021


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