Current Vacancies

The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development has the following position available: 

Ref 520/17 Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience Program in The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development is seeking a postdoctoral researcher with high level skills and expertise in the area of biomedical, computer or electronic engineering.

The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour, and Development is an interdisciplinary research institute of the Western Sydney University. Research at MARCS is conducted in five interdisciplinary research programs: Biomedical Engineering & Neuroscience, Human-Machine Interaction, Multisensory Communication, Music Cognition & Action and Speech & Language. 

This fellowship will be conducted within the Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience (BENS) program on research funded by a Cooperative Research Centre Project "Targeted therapy for sleep apnoea: A novel personalised approach" and in association with Oventus Medical Ltd, Medical Monitoring Solution Pty Ltd, CSIRO and Neuroscience Research Australia. The project concerns the evaluation of wearable solutions for sleep monitoring applications (VitalCore technology).

We are seeking an energetic, forward thinking, dynamic, and innovative scholar to take up this postdoctoral research fellowship.

The successful applicant is expected to be developing a strong international standing and research reputation, based on an excellent research background in biomedical, computer or electronic engineering.

Please refer to the Position Description for further information.

This is a full-time, 3 year fixed term position based on the Kingswood campus.

Remuneration Package: Academic Level A $85,330 to $109,092 p.a. (comprising salary $76,984 to $93,008 p.a. plus superannuation and leave loading)

Position Enquiries: Dr Paul Breen (

How to apply:  Applications for this position can be made through the University Current Vacancies site (opens in a new window).

Closing Date: 16 April 2017

Click here to view Position Description (opens in a new window).