THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Chinese Medicine

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
28 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
28 Feb 2022
Ref
511775
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Chinese Medicine (22100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Chinese Medicine (Ref.: 511775), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree and proven experience in Molecular and Cellular Neurology, Neuropharmacology, Chemical Biology and/or Chinese Medicine.  Experience in experimental animal models of stroke and neurodegenerative disease, and/or clinical investigation would be an advantage.  Applicants should be an outstanding and self-motivated researcher with proven research track record in international publications; have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese and be able to work independently.  The appointee will join a multidisciplinary research group to conduct studies on drug discovery and explore molecular mechanisms of Chinese Herbal Medicine for stroke and neurodegenerative diseases; assist in laboratory research activities; and have the opportunity to collaborate with scientists from HKU, Mainland China and North America.  Enquiries about the duties of the post can be sent to Professor Jiangang Shen at shenjg@hkucc.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 commence from February 10, 2022 and continue until February 28, 2022 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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