The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is the Australian grape and wine industry’s own research organisation. It supports a sustainable and successful grape and wine industry through world-class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer. The AWRI has strong links with other leading research organisations both nationally and internationally and provides a stimulating and challenging work environment.
Applications are invited for the position of Postdoctoral Research Scientist in the Biosciences research team. The position will focus on all aspects of the genomics of wine, including grapevine, yeast and bacteria.
The ideal candidate will have skills in genomic analysis and bioinformatics (including programming in R, Perl or Python) and a track record of successful postgraduate research. They will preferably be technically proficient in molecular genetics and/or have relevant biochemistry experience; be an excellent communicator and team player; and have a high level of integrity and scientific curiosity.
The successful applicant should have relevant tertiary qualifications in Science, including a PhD in a relevant discipline.
Applications should be completed via the online application form at http://www.awri.com.au by 8 January 2021. Only applications that are completed via the online application form will be considered.