Research Officer – Centre for Cancer Research (RES Level A)
Hudson Institute of Medical Research is a not-for-profit, independent medical research institute located at Monash Medical Centre in Clayton, Victoria, Australia. The Institute employs almost 300 research staff, 30 administration/support staff and hosts more than 100 undergraduate and postgraduate students.
The Research Officer will initiate and conduct research in the areas of post transcriptional and epigenetic regulation in colon cancer and intestinal development. The position will use state-of the art technologies (genetically engineered murine models, CRISPR/RNAi, proteomic approaches) to identify and characterize novel oncogenes in colon cancer and dissect their therapeutic relevance.
The position will work with support, guidance and mentorship from senior research staff including Associate Professor Ron Firestein with an increasing degree of autonomy as the researcher gains greater skills and experience.
- Proven to work independently and have publications in peer reviewed journals
- Experience in the fields of cancer biology, signalling, and transcriptional regulation
- Technical skills in molecular biology, murine genetics, tissue cell culture, and gene expression analysis
If you are have a Phd or M.D/PhD training in cancer bology, molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, or a related discipline with excellent communication skills are extremely organised with innovative problem solving skills then we welcome your application.
Please apply via: https://form.jotform.co/60666965704870
Position open until a suitable candidate is appointed.