Post-doctoral Fellow, in Cancer Research in the Department of Pathology
- THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
- Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
- 10 Mar 2023
- End of advertisement period
- 31 May 2023
- Academic Discipline
- Life sciences, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemistry
- Job Type
- Academic Posts, Postdocs
- Contract Type
- Fixed Term
- Full Time
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Pathology, School of Clinical Medicine (21200)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow (several posts) in Cancer Research in the Department of Pathology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 519651), to commence as soon as possible for one to three year(s), with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree preferably in biomedical sciences or related disciplines, and strong research background in cancer biology, immuno-oncology, genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, bioinformatics, single cell technology or medicinal chemistry. They should have a good command of written and spoken English, strong communication skills, and a demonstrated track record of publishing academic research papers. They should be self-motivated, hardworking and able to work well in an interdisciplinary team. The appointees are expected to contribute to collaborative research projects under the supervision of Professor S.Y. Leung (https://www.patho.hku.hk/en/Our-Team/Academic/Department-Chairperson/Professor-LEUNG-Suet-Yi-Item/Professor-LEUNG-Suet-Yi) in the discovery of cancer biomarkers using large scale multi-omics approach, organoid technology and novel animal models, in addition to the development of anti-cancer or immuno-oncology drugs. Working off-campus may be required. Information about the Department can be obtained at https://www.patho.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 posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. and research publication list. Review of applications will start on March 24, 2023 and continue until May 31, 2023, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.