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[CLOSED] Senior Optical Specialist, Identified (Female) Position

06 Oct 2023 7:03 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Identified Position: Female and Female Identifying applicants.*

The Department of Material Physics, Research School of Physics at ANU in Canberra is looking to hire a Senior Optical Specialist. The Senior Optical Specialist will undertake optical research and development activities within the Imaging Science team, provide specialist technical support in the area of Optics. This position is responsible for managing and ensuring that necessary optics standards and technical facilities requirements are met for assigned projects.

*The Research School of Physics is committed to embedding diversity and inclusion into the culture of our research disciplines and looking at a number of initiatives to support gender equality within the School including improving gender balance amongst staff and students in the optical and imaging disciplines.  As part of this initiative, the School is taking a proactive action towards this goal by opening this position to female and female identifying applicants only. This is an equal employment opportunity measure aiming to increase representation of women within the area. It is intended to constitute a special measure aimed at increasing employment opportunities for women in the workplace where women have been, and continue to be, underrepresented.

This is an identified position in accordance with the University’s Identified Positions Procedure

The Person

They are looking for a qualified Optical Specialist with experience in management of complex optical assignments relating to optical imaging and interferometry systems, entailing technical specifications, design, modelling, alignment, testing, detailed planning and delivery of support documentation. A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to quickly develop productive, professional relationships with colleagues and stakeholders. Highly developed organisational skills and effective self-management are key.

Follow here for full details, including how to apply.


For more information about this position please contact Dr Noemie Bastidon:


T: +61 2 6125 6738

Closing Date

Sunday Oct 22 2023, 23:55 AEDT

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