Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Surgery
The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Surgery (21700)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 498741), to commence as soon as possible for two to three years.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with a strong background in (a) lipid metabolism and lipid metabolic pathway investigation strategies, or (b) transplant immunology. Experience in lipid isolation, quantitative mass spectrometry manipulation and data analysis is essential. Experience in animal models would be an advantage. The appointee will design and perform interdisciplinary research on lipid signaling pathway in liver disease and cancer metabolism in the field of liver transplantation.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on October 10, 2019 and continue until January 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.