Research Associate/Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
07 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
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: Department of Chemistry (25200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Associate/Research Assistant I in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 495832), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or above in Biological or Chemical Science.  They should have good research skills in cell culture, molecular biology, biochemical analysis, flow cytometry and bioimaging.  Those with experience in cancer biology and animal study would have an advantage.  The appointee will work on chemical biology research in a drug discovery and development laboratory.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. C.N. Lok at

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

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 commence as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.