Position Details
Reference Number 16864
Position Title Cancer Epigenetics Post-Doctoral Scientist
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Division Cancer Research
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Research Technology (Allied Health Professionals)
Classification From: 1RA10 - RESRCH ASST LV AYR10
Position Summary


Cancer Epigenetics

Post-Doctoral Scientist

  • Fixed contract, Full time
  • Melbourne, Australia


The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer and one of an elite group of hospitals worldwide to have its own integrated cancer research program and laboratories. 

Applications are invited to join an exciting research program focusing on exploring new therapeutic options in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) within the Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory in the Research Division of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. The position requires a highly motivated and skilled scientist with expertise in cancer epigenetics, as well as various molecular and cell biology approaches.


The position will involve performing experiments including analysis of results, preparation of manuscripts and presentation of data and supervision of students and technical staff. The fellow will need to be competent in genomic and molecular biology experimental skills and be capable of working in an independent manner within an existing team.


The position is initially for a fixed term of 12 months. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City location
  • Training and Development program



Professor Mark Dawson, Group Leader 

Phone    |    +61 3 8559 7131

Email      |    Mark.Dawson@petermac.org


NOTE: Applications will only be accepted when submitted through the online recruitment program, PLEASE DO NOT FORWARD YOUR APPLICATION BY EMAIL. 

Contact Person Mark Dawson
Contact Number 8559 7131
Contact Email Mark.Dawson@petermac.org
Closing Date 18/06/2019
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