Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine
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 Medicine (20600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 501698), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Clinical Nutrition or a related discipline, preferably with experience in clinical trials and counseling. They should have at least 3 years’ research experience and/or laboratory-based scientific investigations, and a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (including fluency in Cantonese) as well as excellent communication skills. Applicants should also be self-motivated and familiar with qualitative research methods, and be able to work independently and in an interdisciplinary team. Preference will be given to those with research experience in Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
The appointee will be responsible for project management, academic publications and reports preparation; conducting field work and follow-up; dietary education for patients; and perform other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator. Irregular working hours will be required occasionally.
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 application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.
Closes August 4, 2020.