Group Leader - Laboratory Research (two positions)

Job posted: 16/07/2021
Applications close: 15/10/2021 (Midnight)
24 days remaining

24 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 20183

Reference: 20183

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for two available positions as Group Leader 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.


Our focus is to recruit the very best cancer researchers to lead their own independent research group with a broad strategic fit within our program themes: Women’s Cancer, Cancer Biology and Therapeutics, Organogenesis, Cancer Immunology, Tumour Angiogenesis and Microenvironment, Gastrointestinal Cancer and Computational Cancer Biology.

Appointments will be considered from new group leader (Level C) to experienced Associate Professor (Level D), assessment against criteria is relative to opportunity.

To be a successful applicant, you will have demonstrated a substantial track record of career achievement in wet and/or dry laboratory-based research that seeks to answer fundamentally important questions regarding the genetic, epigenetic, metabolic, biochemical and biological processes that, when perturbed, drive cancer onset, progression and spread.

The ideal candidate will have a strong national and/or international reputation in their field and extensive experience in laboratory cancer research. They will provide outstanding leadership whilst building on existing reputation and partnerships.

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

Group Leader - Laboratory Research (two positions)

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Rick Pearson - 8559 5473

Group Leader - Laboratory Research (two positions)