Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences

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Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
09 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
31 Jan 2020
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
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: School of Biomedical Sciences (22600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 498889), to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology or a related discipline.  Preference will be given to those with experience in human neural stem cell culture and vivo spinal injury models.  Applicants should also have a good command of both written and spoken English.  The appointee will study the therapeutic potential of genetically modified human neural stem cells in rodent spinal cord injury models.  Please visit or contact Dr. Martin Cheung at for further information. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 494003) need not re-apply. 

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 on October 23, 2019 and continue until January 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.