Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Microbiology
- 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.: 496902), to commence on September 2, 2019 for two years, with the possibility of renewal, subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Science, Molecular Biology, or a related discipline, with a proven track record in antimicrobial resistance genomics research and competence in molecular techniques. Applicants with formal training in microbial or medical bioinformatics would have an advantage. The appointee will mentor junior research members, and write scientific publications and grant proposals. He/She will conduct research under the supervision of Dr. P.L. Ho. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.
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 a cover letter and an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from July 4, 2019 and continue until July 17, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.