Current Positions

Check here regularly for exciting job and funding opportunities across the life science computing community...

BIOINFORMATICIAN - opened mid-October, closes Monday 16 November 2015

La Trobe University is currently advertising for a bioinformatician. With La Trobe as a member of VLSCI, this position has many opportunities for the encumbent to work closely with the bigger team at VLSCI and join in all professional development, collaboration and networking opportunities.  Full details here.

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW / RESEARCH FELLOW in BIOMOLECULAR SIMULATION, ANU, advertised mid-October, closes Monday 16 November 2015

The Corry Research Group are seeking a highly motivated researcher to contribute to an industry funded project aimed at understanding how a range of anaesthetic and antiepileptic drugs interact with biological ion channels and how this modifies channel function. This represents an exciting opportunity to contribute to this rapidly advancing area of biomedical research and to contribute to the development of methods for biomolecular simulation. Candidates should have a PhD and research experience in conducting molecular dynamics simulations of biological molecules. The two-year position in the Corry research group ( is available immediately, and the appointee will be responsible for conducting research activities at the ANU and maintaining regular correspondence with project partners. Applications are encouraged from those with prior postdoctoral experience as well as those who have recently completed their PhD. Full details here.


Contact Christina Hall with any enquiries about VLSCI Opportunities on 8344 3528.