Postdoctoral Fellow

Australian National University

Australia

September 25, 2022

Description

Postdoctoral Fellow

Apply now Job no: 547193 Work type: Fixed Term Location: Canberra / ACT Categories: Academic

Classification: Level A

Classification: Academic Level A Salary package: $76,271 to $95,732 per annum plus 17% superannuation Term: Full time, Fixed term (2 years)

  • Develop your career in a rapidly growing field, translating genome data into healthcare and precision medicine outcomes
  • Contribute to an important effort to better understand the genetic contribution to the high rate of kidney disease incidence in Indigenous Australians
  • Build your expertise in current genome sequence data, high-throughput phenotype data and machine learning to link genotype and phenotype
  • Position overview

    ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

    The Postdoctoral Fellow will join a MRFF Indigenous Health Research project to characterise the genetic basis of kidney disease in Aboriginal Communities. The project will generate large datasets (genotype and phenotype) and mine this data with computational methods, including machine learning techniques, to stratify genetic variation and identify disease pathogenic mechanisms.

    For further information about this position, please contact Dan Andrews, E:Dan.Andrews@anu.edu.au

    The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant via: indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au

    ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https: // services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

    Application information

    In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.
  • Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

    Please note: The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results.

    Position Description & Selection Criteria

    Advertised: 24 Aug 2022 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time Applications close: 25 Sep 2022 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

    Apply now

    Similar Jobs

    Australian National University

    Australia Aug 30, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Research / Postdoctoral Fellow – Immunology and Virology

    Research / Postdoctoral Fellow – Immunology and Virology Broad methodological approaches including in vivo models, genome editing and The Postdoctoral / Research Fellows will work on NHMRC Investigator Grant the Department of Immunology and Infectious...

    Australian National University

    Australia Sep 19, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Research Fellow

    Apply now Job no: 547264 Work type: Fixed Term Location: Canberra Be part of an innovative ANU research team working at the forefront of Indigenous genomic medical research ANU has an international reputation for research...

    University of Oxford

    United Kingdom Sep 6, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Researcher in Genomic Discovery

    Oxford Population Health (Nuffield Department of Population Health) contains world renowned population health research groups and provides an excellent environment for multi-disciplinary research and teaching. renowned population health research groups and is an excellent environment...

    University of Otago

    New Zealand 2 days ago

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Postdoctoral Fellow in Anatomy

    Postdoctoral Fellow in Anatomy-2201750 DEPARTMENT OF ANATOMY SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE Since its establishment in 1905 the Department of Anatomy has grown to become We are seeking an outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow to carry out research...

    University of Melbourne

    Australia Sep 8, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Research Assistant

    that the local Aboriginal Peoples have had and continue to have a unique role About the Role As part of the Australian Stroke Alliance (ASA), Medical The researcher role will assist with the Culturally Adaptive...

    Hong Kong University

    Hong Kong Sep 8, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Post-doctoral Fellow in Built Environment and Infectious Disease Modelling Working in the Health High Density Cities Lab

    Post-doctoral Fellow in Built Environment and Infectious Disease Modelling Working in the Health High Density Cities Lab Built Environment and Infectious Disease Modelling Working in the Health High infectious disease background, and be willing to...

    About the employer

    The Australian National University (ANU) is unlike any other university in Australia. Founded in 1946, in a spirit of post-war optimism, our role was to help realise Australia's potential as the world recovered from a global crisis.That vision, to support...