THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
28 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2020
Ref
501770
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
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.: 501770), to commence as soon as possible for one to two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree preferably in Bioinformatics, Statistics, Computer Science, Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering or a related quantitative discipline.  Preference will be given to those with experience in next generation sequencing data analysis and cloud computing.  Applicants should be organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in an interdisciplinary team.  The appointee will develop and apply big data and artificial intelligence methods to a range of biomedical problems, including single cell data analysis, metagenomics analysis, and digital health applications.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Joshua Ho at jwkho@hku.hk

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 from August 11, 2020 and continue until December 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs