This position is funded by NHMRC and GHIT Grants to support research on the biology of malaria parasite-infected erythrocytes and development of antimalarial drugs. Biochemical techniques, protein purification, flow cytometry, drug assays, enzyme assays and other techniques will be used to characterise the response of malaria parasites to drugs under development. The successful applicant would also be expected to play a significant role in the management of Professor Tilley's laboratory.
The host laboratory, in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, is situated in the Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute, nearby to the University Campus
This position reports to the Lab Head.