Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Microbiology
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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Microbiology (20700)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 500665), to commence as soon as possible for one or two year(s), with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree preferably in medicine, microbiology, biology or a related discipline. He/She should be highly competent in immunology and molecular biology techniques. Preference will be given to those with work experience in transcriptome, animal models and molecular experiments. The appointee is expected to work independently and to play an important role in the team on molecular mechanisms of protective immune responses during HIV infection or cancer immunotherapy. He/She will need to design and perform experiments, which involve animal immunization, immune assays, flow cytometry, cell imaging, deep sequencing and data analysis, etc. Enquiries about the post can be directed to the AIDS Institute at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 a cover letter and an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on July 23, 2020 and continue until September 30, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.