SENIOR TECHNICAL OFFICER - FLOW CYTOMETRY & MICROSCOPY
UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute
POSITION TYPE: Fixed Term, Part Time Appointment (3 years, 0.4 - 0.6 FTE)
REF NO. 25906
We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated, flexible and multi-skilled individual to join the IHMRI team. Established in 2008, IHMRI is a joint initiative of the University of Wollongong and the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. Reflecting this partnership, IHMRI provides an independent medical research environment to bring academics and clinicians together to solve broadly relevant health problems.
Reporting to the IHMRI Technical Services Manager, this part time Senior Technical Officer will provide specialist support to researchers and research students using fluorescence or confocal microscopy and analytical or sorting flow cytometry.
Duties will include provision of hands-on assistance to research groups, advice on specialist technical approaches and routine maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment.
This position will be filled under the usual employment arrangement with the University of Wollongong, however the incumbent will be seconded to work in the role within IHMRI Limited and will be accountable to the IHMRI Executive Director and Board. The secondment will be governed by an individual secondment agreement signed between the incumbent, the UOW and IHMRI Ltd.