Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Biomedical Sciences
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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.: 508576), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree preferably in Cell Biology, Neuroscience or a related discipline. Preference will be given to those with experience in cell culture, cellular/molecular biology, animal studies (Xenopus and mouse models), electrophysiology, and/or microscopy. Applicants should also be self-motivated, organized and able to work independently as well as in a team. The appointee will work under the supervision of Dr. Chi Wai Lee on a collaborative research project relating to muscle-generated BDNF signalling in synapse formation. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Lee at email@example.com. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 504622) 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 from November 1, 2021 and continue until December 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.