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The AMMRF needs outstanding engineers and scientists to be a part of this collaborative research infrastrcture. Current vacancies are listed below.


Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation & Analysis (CMCA)
The University of Western Australia, Perth.

Exciting career opportunity at the forefront of innovative research

The Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis at The University of Western Australia launched its Biomedical Imaging Facility in late 2011. The facility forms the Western Australian node of the National Imaging Facility (NIF), a national infrastructure joint venture that provides state-of-the-art imaging capability of animals, plants, and materials for the Australian research community (

We are seeking highly motivated applicants with strong backgrounds in biomedical imaging techniques such as multi-spectral, micro-CT and micro-MRI imaging, or similar preclinical techniques, to support the facility's multi-disciplinary research activities. The appointee will support the academic staff in day-to-day operation of the instruments, advise and assist users with experimental design, sample preparation, data collection and processing and publication, as well as perform routine maintenance and repairs as necessary. The successful applicant will participate in collaborative research by supporting scientists across a broad range of applications including all facets of biomedical science. They will have a strong work ethic, a practical can-do approach, and be passionate about the quality of their work. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to high-level research with state-of-the-art imaging facilities in a vibrant and multidisciplinary environment. Some assistance with relocation expenses (if applicable) may be negotiated.

Application Details: Please obtain the position's application package accessing the website or by telephoning the 24 hour "hotline" on 6488 3733. Essential details of the University's application procedures are contained in the package.

To discuss or clarify any aspects of the position please contact Winthrop Professor David Sampson (08) 6488 7112 or email

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