THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow in Public Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
26 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Feb 2019
Ref
492586
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
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 Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences (PHLS) of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 492586), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in microbiology, molecular biology, bioinformatics, or a related discipline.  Experience in animal experiments and/or handling microbial pathogens at BSL2 or BSL3 level would be an advantage.  The appointee will work in a research group to study influenza transmission and host response.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. H.L. Yen at hyen@hku.hk.

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 December 10, 2018 and continue until February 28, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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