Research Associate, 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
Applicants are invited for appointment as Research Associate in the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 503994), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Biological Sciences, Immunology or a related biomedical discipline, with at least 2 years’ post-doctoral experience. Hands-on experience in molecular biology, protein purification, flow cytometry, cell sorting and animal studies is essential. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and be highly motivated, attentive to detail, and able to work independently. The appointee will contribute to research in immunology-related inflammation and fibrotic disease mechanisms; conduct experiments; collect and analyze data; prepare reports and grant applications; and perform other duties as assigned. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503507) need not re-apply.
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. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 6, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.