Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Advanced Water Management Centre University of Queensland, Faculty Of Engineering, Architecture & Info Tech Australia

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

 

Job No:508265
Area:Faculty Of Engineering, Architecture & Info Tech
Salary (FTE):Academic Research Level A1 ($67,542.89 - $90,982.26)
Work type:Full Time - Fixed Term
Location: St Lucia

 

Advanced Water Management Centre

The Advanced Water Management Centre (AWMC) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in innovative water technology and management. The Centre has an outstanding worldwide reputation in urban water management and related fields, and an award winning multidisciplinary team delivers practical technological solutions underpinned by fundamental scientific discoveries.

The Centre has six interlinked programs namely, next generation urban water technologies, integrated urban water management, sewer corrosion and odour management, nexus of urban water, health and environment, resource efficient agri-industry and environmental biotechnology..

For more Information about the Centre, please visit: www.awmc.uq.edu.au   

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia’s most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane’s city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment – you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

 

About This Opportunity

The successful appointee will be responsible for omics research including genomics, proteomics, transcriptomics, metabolomics and genome scale modelling, and meta-omics in a multi-disciplinary team working on methane bioconversion to liquid chemicals. There are opportunities to work with UQ’s Australian Ecogenomics Centre led by Prof Philip Hugenholtz and Prof Gene Tyson.

 

Our Ideal Candidate

Applicants should possess a PhD in genomics or bioinformatics, molecular biology, or microbial physiology. You should have demonstrated expert knowledge in (meta)omics and bioinformatics, microbial ecology, molecular microbiology, microbial physiology and microbial biofilms. Ability to apply bioinformatics tools to complex microbial processes is essential.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to recruitment@uq.edu.au.

 

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

 

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time fixed term position at Academic level A.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $67,542 - $90,982, plus super of up to 17%.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

 

Position Description

Download File Postdoc_Research Fellow_PD.pdf

Questions?

To discuss this role please contact Professor Zhiguo Yuan on +61 7 3365 4374 or zhiguo@awmc.uq.edu.au.

 

Want To Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter

  • Resume

  • Selection Criteria responses.

For information on completing the application process click here.

Advertised: 19 Aug 2019 


Applications close: 16 Sep 2019 (12:00 PM) E. Australia Standard Time


If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Engineeroxy

Apply

All Jobs

FACEBOOK
TWITTER
LINKEDIN
GOOGLE
https://engineeroxy.com/postdoctoral-research-fellow-in-advanced-water-management-centre,i7139.html">

Harvard University Academic Positions

Kuwait University Current Faculty Openings

Osaka University Academic Opportunities

Purdue University Job Postings for Faculty Positions

Texas Tech University Faculty Openings

Tsinghua University Job Postings

University of Cambridge Job Openings

University of Geneva Faculty Opportunities

University of New South Wales Job Openings

University of Nottingham Research Positions

University of Oslo Academic Jobs

University of Saskatchewan Faculty Positions

University of Southampton Research Vacancies

University of Tokyo Current Academic Vacancies

University of Toronto Open Faculty Positions

University of Zurich Job Postings