Research Associate/Research Fellow (Electrophysiology)

  • The University of Western Australia
  • Australia, WA
  • May 4, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

School of Human Sciences

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.? With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the team

The School of Human Sciences is a large multi-disciplinary School with research and teaching focused on better understanding what it is to be human, from our structure, function, development and genetics, to adaptation, performance and evolution.

This position is based at the UWA Crawley campus working in the Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Laboratory and reporting to Research Professor Livia Hool.

About the opportunity

In this position, you will be working on characterising L-type calcium channel function in expression systems and murine CRISPR mutant models. You will conduct research experimens, activites and intepret results. You will also be exptected to supervise and assist staff and students in laboratory skills as well as publich academic papers and other scholarly outputs to a high international standards.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description: Download File PD - Research Associate or Fellow (Electrophysiology) 509543.pdf

You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria

Closing date: Tuesday, 31 May 2022

This position is open to international applicants.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.


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