THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Public Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
31 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Jan 2021
Ref
502430
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
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 Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 502430), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in immunology or virology, with an established level of laboratory experience and publication record. Experience in serological and cellular assay, flow cytometry, and small animal handling would be an advantage. Applicants should have a good command of written and spoken English, a strong sense of responsibility, attention to details, and the ability to work independently.

The appointee will carry out independent research on influenza virus and SARS-CoV-2 immunology in the context of infection and vaccination. He/She will utilize patient cohort, randomized clinical trials and animal models to identify immune correlates of protection, virus pathogenesis and generate next generation vaccines.  He/She will also perform day-to-day administrative duties and other duties as assigned.  The post provides an exciting opportunity to further your research career in a dynamic and well-supported research team. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to sophiev@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.

Closes January 31, 2021.

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