Research Associate - Optical Imaging

Position Reference No.: 
School, Unit or Centre: 
School of Engineering and Information Technology
Employment type: 
Full time
Salary Range: 
Level A $72,509 - $96,677 + Super
Fixed Term 24 Months

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About the Role:   

There are a number of positions available within the  School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW Canberra for Research Associates to undertake research activity in the field of optical imaging.   Projects to be undertaken require the modification and operation of optical instruments, processing of imaging data, and description of optical phenomena. 

Depending on qualifications and experience, the Research Associate will be assigned to a project directed by either Professor Scott Tyo or Associate Professor Andrew Lambert.

In your application you should systematically address the selection criteria outlined in the Position Description on the Jobs@UNSW Career Portal.

An applicant may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role.

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Professor Scott Tyo



Associate Professor Andrew Lamber, 



Applications Close: 12 November 2017

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