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Research Assistant

UNSW Sydney - Sydney, NSW

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Research Assistant

Job no: 501174
Work type: Full-time
Location: Sydney, NSW
Categories: Research Administration support

Discipline of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

School of Women's and Children's Health, UNSW

  • Full time (35 hrs/week) Fixed term for 12 months
  • Level 5: $75-85K Plus 17% superannuation and leave loading
The Oocyte Biology Research Unit in the School of Women's and Health aims to focus on the mechanisms mediating oocyte quality and developmental potential. A focus on cellular and molecular biological techniques will be employed using animal models and human tissues. The group is also fully incorporated within the Royal Hospital for Women's Division of Gynaecological Services and the Centre for Reproductive Medicine, providing seamless access to clinical services and clinical research material.

The group is looking to hire a Research Assistant who will support ongoing investigations and carry out specific experiments in the field of oocyte and ovarian biology. The Research Assistant will provide a high level of expertise and support for a variety of research projects within the broader Oocyte Biology Research Unit, including conducting research experiments under supervision.

To be successful in the position you will have:
  • A university degree in Science, Health Science or related discipline (preferably including a research component, such as honours), or an equivalent level of knowledge gained through a combination of education, training or experience.
  • Previous experience in a laboratory environment, with high level techniques in molecular and cell biology and mouse handling and dissection
  • Previous experience in administrative processes involved in ordering, ethics, and laboratory maintenance.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to quality, with evidence of ability to accurately plan, execute and document experimental research
  • Flexibility in hours of work where required when working with ongoing experiments, and willingness to travel off-campus.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and time management skills
You must have full Australian work rights for the duration of the position. You should systematically address all the selection criteria (skills and experience section of the PD) found in the position description.

Contact: Professor, Robert Gilchrist


Applications close: 16th February 2021

Advertised: 03 Feb 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 16 Feb 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

UNSW Sydney