Technical Officer, Bio Resources Imaging Lab

Location:Sydney / UNSW

Date posted: 13/12/2017

Classification: Technical Officer

Salary package: • Salary Level 6/7: $ 83,653-$99,306 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading

Term: Full-time, Fixed Term for 2 years with possibility of extension


Job No: 516161

The incumbent will support the operation and research activities in the pre-clinical high-field MRI facility in the Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory (BRIL). They would work closely together with other facility staff and facility users, to contribute to the general operation, management and further development of the MRI facility and related imaging infrastructure. In this position you support a wide variety of research users with their pre-clinical MRI procedures. Under the direction of the Head of BRIL and the MRI Fellow you will be involved in all operational and administrative aspects of the pre-clinical MRI facility such as user administration, image acquisition, sample and animal preparation, data analysis and more.

About the successful applicant • Degree or diploma in a field relevant to the activities in BRIL and the MRI facility, preferably in a discipline related to imaging in biomedical sciences, e.g. Radiography, Medical Science/Medicine, Biosciences, Biomedical Engineering or related fields. • Previous research experience in biomedical sciences, imaging science or related fields and have demonstrated your ability to operate scientific instrumentation in a research environment. • Previous specific experience with pre-clinical Magnetic Resonance Imaging, MR Spectroscopy and/or rodent models of disease is an advantageous asset for your role in our team. You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - Job ID 60702 - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.

For further information please contact: Dr Carl Power, Head of the Biological Resources Imaging Laboratory, Acting Director of Marc Wainwright Analytical Centre, UNSW Sydney T: (61 2) 9385 8655 E:

Applications close Friday 31 January 2017

Please apply online - Job ID 60702

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