Research Associate/Research Assistant I, School of Biomedical Sciences

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
26 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
31 May 2019
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 Biomedical Sciences (22600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Associate/Research Assistant I in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 495577), to commence on June 1, 2019 for one year, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Master’s or Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Biotechnology or Medical Sciences-related discipline, with experience in cell culture and molecular biology. Preference will be given to those with experience and/or interest in immunology, bioinformatics, cell biology and cancer studies. Applicants should also be self-motivated with good communication and writing skills in English, and the ability to work independently. The appointee will participate in (i) molecular study of cancer and/or (ii) development of diagnostic assay for cancer detection.  Enquiries about the post can be sent to Dr. M.H. Sy at Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 494229) 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 from May 10, 2019 and continue until May 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.