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Postdoc position – Melbourne Australia

Posted by , on 1 June 2011

Closing Date: 15 March 2021


With A/Prof Helena Richardson

Cell Cycle and Development Lab

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Melbourne, Victoria Australia

Project: Apico-basal polarity regulators, Signalling pathways and Tumourigenesis

Available from Sept 2011 – contract initially 1 year with scope for extension


Our lab uses Drosophila as a model of tumour development, and through collaboration to translate this into mammalian systems. We seek a highly motivated, suitably experienced and qualified individual with a PhD (or submitted PhD thesis). Knowledge and experience in Drosophila Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry is essential, and expertise in Drosophila imaginal disc biology and tissue culture is desirable. Applicants must have good organisational and communication skills, attention for detail, and the ability to carry out work efficiently and independently.

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is Australia’s foremost Cancer Centre, and has an internationally renowned research division covering Cancer Cell Biology, Genomics and Immunology.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Supported Education Programs
  • Training and Development Program


Please send your CV to email:

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