THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
30 May 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2019
Ref
495813
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
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 Microbiology (20700)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 495813), to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal, subject to satisfactory performance.

This post is created specifically to bring new impetus and vigour to the University’s research enterprise, and to meet strategic research needs identified by the Department of Microbiology.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree, with extensive research experience in immunology, virology, cellular and molecular biology.  Experience with bioinformatics and analysis of NGS sequencing data would be an advantage.  Applicants should also be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team, with good communication skills in English.  The appointee will conduct research on virus host interaction.

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 from June 12, 2019 and continue until September 30, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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