Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Anaesthesiology
- THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
- Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
- 12 Jan 2023
- End of advertisement period
- 30 Jun 2023
- Academic Discipline
- Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health, Medicine & Dentistry, Life sciences, Biological Sciences
- Job Type
- Academic Posts, Postdocs
- Contract Type
- Fixed Term
- Full Time
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Clinical Medicine (20100)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow, Research Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Anaesthesiology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 519054) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Biological/Medical Sciences or a related discipline with at least 1 year’s related work experience. They should be self-motivated, responsible, able to work independently and in a team, fluent in written and spoken English, and competent in basic computer database management. Familiarity or experience with gene sequencing or gene manipulation would be an advantage but is not a pre-requisite. Applicants with related track records of publishing academic research papers are preferred. Those without relevant experience may be considered for the post of Senior Research Assistant.
The appointee will be involved in laboratory research work in the area of neuroscience and pain pathophysiology, and be expected to be competent in basic laboratory techniques such as Western Blot, PCR, cell culture and small animal handling.
Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 517393) 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 application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. indicating the name and correspondence details of two referees. Review of applications will start from January 31, 2023 and continue until June 30, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.