Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Surgery

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
10 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2020
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 the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 499603), to commence as soon as possible for two years.

Applicants should be outstanding and self-motivated researchers with a proven research track record in the area of molecular and cancer biology.  They should possess a Ph.D. degree and proven experience in molecular genetics, next generation sequencing and animal model.  Good experience in clinical studies and background would have an advantage.  The appointee is expected to work independently and be involved in various projects related to breast cancer biology.  The appointee will be required to assist in laboratory research activities and will have the opportunity to work with collaborating divisions/centers in HKU, as well as in HKU-SZH.  Enquiries regarding the position should be directed to Professor Ava Kwong at  Experience in grant applications in mainland china and/or collaborative grants and international grants is an advantage.  Fluency of English, Cantonese and Putonghua is preferred.

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 February 24, 2020 and continue until March 31, 2020 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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