THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Anaesthesiology 

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
18 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Post-doctoral Fellow (2 posts) 
Department : Department of Anaesthesiology 
Closing Date : November 15, 2017 
Ref. : 201701120 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow (2 posts) in the Department of Anaesthesiology, to commence as soon as possible for two to three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in biomedical sciences or neuroscience.  Experience in basic methods of molecular biology, biochemistry, and rodent behavioural tests is essential.  Rich experience in chromatin immunoprecipitation sequencing (ChIP), methylated DNA immunoprecipitation (MeDIP), and genetic engineering technology, and a strong publication record in the related study areas in pain medicine would be an advantage.  Applicants should also be self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team with multi-tasking abilities in the setting of a multifunctional laboratory.  The appointee will participate in translational research projects to study epigenetic regulation of neuropathic pain in animal models and humans.

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201700768) need not re-apply.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Department at bpschan@hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes November 15, 2017.

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