Apply now Job no: 542306
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Classification: Level B
Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $101,805 - $115,428 per annum, plus 17% Superannuation
Term: full time, fixed term (2 years)
The Otting Group, Research School of Chemistry is seeking Postdoctoral Fellow
to undertake internationally competitive research in protein structural
biology using non-canonical amino acids and NMR spectroscopy.
Flexible work environment with attractive remuneration package
The Research School of Chemistry is seeking an enthusiastic Postdoctoral
Fellow to join the Otting Group. The Postdoctoral Fellow will contribute to
protein production and structure analysis by NMR spectroscopy.
The successful candidate will have completed a PhD in structural biology or
other related disciplines. Demonstrated research experience with protein
biochemistry and a track record of independent research in the field of cell-
free protein synthesis and non-canonical amino acid incorporation is
The Research School of Chemistry and the ANU College of Science are committed
to improving the gender balance amongst staff and students in the field of
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The School and the College
are taking proactive action towards this goal and are committed to support and
provide mentoring to early-career female academics through their career goals.
The ANU College of Science encompasses the disciplines of: Astronomy, Biology,
Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environment and Society, Mathematics, Physics, and
Science Communication and is also home to a number of cross-disciplinary and
specialist Institutes and Centres. Staff and students within the ANU College
of Science conduct research and deliver a research-led education program that
encompasses the breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international
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For further information, please contact, Professor Gottfried Otting at
The Australian National University is a world-leading institution and provides
a range of lifestyle, financial and non-financial rewards and programs to
support staff in maintaining a healthy work/life balance whilst encouraging
success in reaching their full career potential. For more information, please
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal
employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. People
with a disability are encouraged to apply. For more information about staff
equity at ANU, click here. For enquiries about the application process, or if
you require reasonable adjustment to apply for this role, please contact the
hiring manager on the above listed details.
In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following
A one page Expression of Interest addressing the key elements of the
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.
Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be
considered for the position.
Please note: The successful candidate must have rights to live and work in
this country and will be required to undergo a background check during the
recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory
Position Description & Selection Criteria
Advertised: 08 Oct 2021 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 17 Oct 2021 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time