THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Associate Professor/Clinical Assistant Professor in Chemical Pathology 

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
15 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
12 Jan 2018

Tenure-Track Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Assistant Professor in Chemical Pathology 
Department : Department of Pathology 
Closing Date : January 12, 2018  
Ref. : 201701246 
 
Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Assistant Professor in Chemical Pathology in the Department of Pathology, to commence as soon as possible, on a four-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal. 

Applicants should possess a medical qualification registrable with the Hong Kong Medical Council, and a professional qualification in Chemical Pathology (FHKCPath, FRCPath, FRCPA or equivalent, such as an American Board certification), with sub-specialization in toxicology and genetics.  They should also have a solid track record of clinical services in chemical pathology; teaching and research experience/track record including publications and grant application, and a strong commitment to medical education and research.  The appointee will contribute to clinical services in chemical pathology, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and curriculum development; conduct research and apply for research funding; and assist in administrative duties in the Department and the Faculty.  Information about the Department can be obtained at http://www.patho.hku.hk/.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to enquiry@pathology.hku.hk.   Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201601394) need not re-apply. 

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary, as well as leave, and medical benefits.  A monthly cash allowance will be offered to the successful candidates.  Housing benefits will be provided as applicable. 

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Department of Pathology at enquiry@pathology.hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will commence on October 6, 2017 and continue until January 12, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier. 

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.