Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Public Health
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 Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences (PHLS) of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 497021), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in biological sciences, medical sciences, virology or a related discipline. Outstanding and self-motivated candidates with a proven research track record are encouraged to apply. Experience in cell biology, immunology, animal handling, virology or microbial pathogens handling in BSL-2/3 level would be an advantage. The appointee is expected to conduct independent and collaborative research on influenza and other emerging infectious viruses. Opportunity for overseas laboratory attachment is available.
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 on July 16, 2019 and continue until July 30, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.