Position Details
Reference Number 19301
Position Title Postdoctoral Researcher (Haupt Lab)
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Division Cancer Research
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Research Technology (Allied Health Professionals)
Classification From: 1RA7 - RESRCH ASST LV A YR7
Classification To: 1RA8 - RESRCH ASST LV A YR8
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


Postdoctoral Researcher 

12 month Fixed Term Full-Time Position



The successful applicant will be leading the study of the therapeutic targeting of a critical regulator of head and neck cancer, and will be part of the team that investigate novel therapeutics for prostate and breast cancers.


Skills required include a PhD training and experience in cell and molecular biology techniques, and animal experimentation. The successful candidate will have strong hands-on experience and confidence with mouse handling, treatment and monitoring (including caliper measurements and preference for experience with bioluminescence imaging). Ability to efficiently perform molecular techniques of western blotting, RT-PCR and cell culture work is a must. The chosen applicant is required to work independently and as part of a team and supervise students and technical staff as appropriate.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Contact Person Ygal Haupt
Contact Number 85597102
Alternate Contact Person Jade Tran
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 10/11/2020
Position Description
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