Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology
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.: 500309), to commence as soon as possible for two or three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
This post is created specifically to bring new impetus and vigour to the University’s research enterprise, and to meet the strategic research needs identified by the Department of Microbiology. Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree with extensive research experience in cellular and molecular biology, cancer biology, immunology and virology. Experience in cell imaging would be an advantage. Applicants should be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team, with good communication skills in English. The appointee will conduct research on virus host interaction. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 499511) 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, upload a cover letter and an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.