THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Surgery

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
09 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2020
Ref
502309
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: Department of Surgery (21700)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 502309), to commence as soon as possible for two years.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with proven experience in molecular genetics, next generation sequencing and animal model.  They should be outstanding and self-motivated researchers with a research track record in molecular and cancer biology. Experience in clinical studies and grant applications, particularly collaboration grants with mainland China, is an advantage.  Fluency in English is expected. Proficiency in Cantonese and Putonghua is preferred.

The appointee will work independently and be involved in various projects related to breast cancer biology.  He/She will assist in laboratory research activities and will have the opportunity to work with collaborating divisions/centres in HKU and in HKU-Shenzhen Hospital.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be directed to Professor Ava Kwong at avakwong@hku.hk.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 499972) 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 applications for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until December 31, 2020 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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