Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Biological Sciences

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Friday, 7 May 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 31 October 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

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: School of Biological Sciences (26000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biological Sciences (Ref.: 503907), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Structural Biology or Biochemistry.  Those with backgrounds in structural biology, biochemistry, or molecular biology are also welcome to apply.  The appointee will conduct a collaborative research investigating the structure and function of DNA replication complexes in both yeast and human systems using interdisciplinary approaches.  He/She will have training opportunities in cryo-Electron Microscopy (cryo-EM) for high-resolution structure determination.  More information about the research can be found in the publications at or explore the website  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Yuanliang Zhai at

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. with the name of two or three referees and a statement of research interests.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until October 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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