POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN PROTEIN CRYSTALLOGRAPHY
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND IN BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA
REFERENCE NUMBER: 66398
Applications are invited for a joint appointment as a Research Officer
(Level A) in the Centre for Drug Design and Development and the Department
of Physiology and Pharmacology, working on the structure and function of
human sulfotransferases. These enzymes catalyse the metabolism of
neurotransmitters and foreign aromatic substances and have also been
implicated in cancer due to the formation of mutagenic and carcinogenic
Applicants must possess a PhD in a relevant area and must have experience
in protein crystallography. Experience in recombinant protein
expression/purification will be an advantage. X-ray facilities include
R-AXIS IIC/RU 200/Oxford Cryostream. Appointment will be for two-three
years, starting early in 1999. The level of appointment will depend on
experience. Salary will be in the range $A33, 846- $45, 910 per annum
(Research Officer - Level A)
Further information may be obtained from Dr Jenny Martin on telephone +61
73365 4942 or email j.martin at mailbox.uq.edu.au.
Applications quoting Reference Number 66398, and including a curriculum
vitae and contact details for three referees, should be addressed to Dr J.
Martin, Centre for Drug Design and Development, the University of
Queensland, St Lucia, Qld, 4072, Australia (Fax: +61 7 3365 1990).
Closing date for applications: 19 February 1999