Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
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.
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, to commence as soon as possible for one to two years, with the possibility of renewal.
Applications should have a Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering, bioelectronic medicine, biochemistry, biomaterials science, biomechanical engineering, medicine or a related field. They should also have knowledge of and experience in biomaterials, drug delivery and 3D bio-printing research. Research experience in molecular and cellular biology, including cell culture, flow cytometry, protein analysis, immunostaining and animal handling, would be an advantage. The appointee is expected to conduct independent research projects related to osteoporotic fracture and segmental bone defect. Key responsibilities include conducting research and employing different research methodologies; supervising and mentoring junior staff; delivering presentations at conferences; and applying for grants.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Department at email@example.com. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start on September 14, 2018 and continue until October 31, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.