Post-doctoral Fellow in Precision and Regenerative Medicine for Birth Defects

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
27 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2019
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 Surgery (21700)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Precision and Regenerative Medicine for Birth Defects in the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 498778), to commence as soon as possible for two to three years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree, with proven experience and good publication record in the relevant area.  Experience in primary cell/iPSC/EPSC culture, genome editing and cell sorting would be an advantage.  Applicants should be able to work independently and to communicate fluently in English.  Good interpersonal skills are required.  The appointee will join a multidisciplinary team to conduct culturing/genome editing of iPSC/EPSCs/single cell for RNA sequencing and data analysis.  He/She will also coordinate and communicate analysis with collaborators, write reports and scientific publications, and supervise postgraduate students.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor Paul K.H. Tam at

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 October 10, 2019 and continue until December 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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