THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Anaesthesiology

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
26 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Jun 2019
Ref
495559
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: Department of Anaesthesiology (20100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Anaesthesiology (Ref.: 495559), to commence as soon as possible for two to three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Anaesthesiology, Cardiology, Biomedical Sciences, or a related discipline, with experience in animal work, cell culture, cellular and molecular biology.  Preference would be given to those who have been specifically trained in the following areas: confocal imaging, animal surgery, in vivo and in vitro models of myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury in small animals and in primary cardiomyocyte cultures.  Applicants should also have a good command of both written and spoken English, good organizational skills, the ability to multi-task with attention to detail, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team with self-motivation.  The appointee will work with Dr. Zhengyuan Xia on research projects relating to cardiovascular research.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Xia at zyxia@hku.hk.  Details of Dr. Xia's research projects can be found at http://www.anaesthesia.hku.hk/laboratory_detail.php?content=1

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 on May 9, 2019 and continue until June 15, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. 

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