THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
25 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2020
Ref
501942
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 Stem Cell Biology and Functional Genomic in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 501942), to commence as soon as possible for one or two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree preferably in Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Medical Engineering or a related discipline.  Experience in animal handling, surgical techniques and/or cell and molecular biology would be an advantage.  Applicants should also be organized, self-motivated, committed to the project schedule, and able to work independently and in a team. 

The appointee will work on a multidisciplinary project with an aim to understand skeletal biology and disease mechanisms using state-of-the-art technologies such as stem cell biology, genomic technologies and mouse models. He/She will also participate in research projects relating to stem cells in the spine.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor Kathryn Cheah at kathycheah@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 September 7, 2020 and continue until October 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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