Core Facility Manager - Centre for Advanced Histology and Microscopy

Melbourne, Australia Core Facility Manager

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for the position of Core Facility Manager - Centre for Advanced Histology and Microscopy 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.
The Centre for Advanced Histology and Microscopy (CAHM) underpins a multitude of cancer research projects and houses four core platforms:

  • Histology.
  • Optical Microscopy, which houses a suite of state-of-the-art high-end optical microscopes, including laser scanning confocal microscopes, a multimodal super resolution microscope and multiphoton microscope, a dual laser multiphoton microscope, and a laser capture microscope.
  • Electron Microscopy, inclusive of both transmission and scanning electron microscopy.
  • Image Analysis.

For details of our current platforms see https://www.petermac.org/research/core-facilities/centre-advanced-histology-microscopy/platforms

We are seeking a highly experienced and self-motivated core facility manager to lead CAHM. The CAHM Manager will collaborate in research activities with other laboratories and cores, train staff and students, contribute to the development of new imaging methods and the implementation of new technologies within the core.

The Core Facility Manager is responsible for providing effective leadership and management of the facility, establishing an innovative core service for researchers and students

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

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

Further information about this opportunity can be found here.