THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Medicine

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

Post-doctoral Fellow 
Department : Department of Medicine 
Closing Date : November 30, 2017 
Ref. : 201701124 
 
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine, to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal, subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in cellular or molecular immunology.  Preference will be given to those with research experience in cell culture, transfection, flow cytometry and functional studying of signal transduction pathways.  Knowledge in the pathogenesis of inflammatory arthritis, a good publication track record and hands-on experience in grant application would be advantageous.  The appointee will be given opportunities to conduct research projects related to rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.  Applicants should be passionate and enthusiastic, able to show initiative and work independently while maintaining the smooth running of a research laboratory.

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 tcheungt@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/.  Review of applications will start from September 8, 2017 and continue until November 30, 2017, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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