Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and the State Key Laboratory of Liver Research
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Pathology (21200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology and the State Key Laboratory of Liver Research (Ref.: 511322), to commence as soon as possible on a two- or three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in cancer biology, molecular biology, cancer cellular biology, or other relevant disciplines, and in-depth experience as demonstrated by a relevant strong track record. Research experience in sequencing and molecular biology in cancer would be an advantage. Applicants should have a strong interest in translational research, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team, and to contribute intellectually to research development.
The appointee will work in a multi-disciplinary group and investigate the molecular mechanism of liver cancer using cutting-edge strategies. He/She will develop research programs independently; write scientific publications, grant proposals and reports; and supervise junior research staff and students. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor Irene Ng at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.
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 on January 6, 2022 and continue until February 28, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.