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Interested in joining us? Have a look at the RRAP job vacancies and Higher Degree Research opportunities available below.

An exciting permanent opportunity has arisen to join a long-term growth area for AIMS within their Coral Reef Adaptation team, who are focused on understanding natural rates of acclimatisation and adaptation and potential enhancements for restoration. As a Senior/Principal Research Scientist, you will build a research program in the field of population genetics and genomics and lead strategic research to understand genetic structure of reef building corals, predict and measure corals adaptability to environmental changes and develop genetic principles for managing breeding of corals for restoration and adaptation. Your expertise in the analysis and interpretation of population genomic data will enable AIMS to deliver existing and grow new opportunities in collaboration with a range of partners and stakeholders.


You will use your experience to supervise technical staff, research students and post-doctoral fellows, as well as engage closely with stakeholders and partners of AIMS and to identify opportunities for collaborative research within AIMS and among research partners and industry.


Position enquiries are to be directed to Dr Line Bay at


Applications close: THURSDAY, 9 MARCH 2023 (midnight, AEST).


Find out more: Senior / Principal Research Scientist - Coral Population and Adaptation Genomics | AIMS