Postdoctoral Fellow in 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.
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (21000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Ref.: 493809), to commence as soon as possible for one to two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering, bioelectronic medicine, biochemistry, biomaterials science, biomechanical engineering, medicine or a related discipline. Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory. Knowledge of and experience in biostatistics, biomaterials, biomechanics, 3D printing, computer programming, big data management, molecular and cellular biology cadaver and animal handling would be an advantage. The appointee is expected to conduct clinical and translational research related to 3D printing, healthcare big data, osteoporotic fractures, biomechanics and the development of new surgical tools/procedures employing different research methodologies. He/She will also supervise and mentor junior staff, and publish scientific articles. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201801585) 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 applications 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 February 28, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.