THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Division of Nephrology 

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

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Division of Nephrology 
Department : Department of Medicine 
Closing Date : October 31, 2017 
Ref. : 201701152 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Division of Nephrology of the Department of Medicine, to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal, subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in biological sciences or related discipline.  Those who are self-motivated with experience in renal cell biology, stem cell biology, handling of laboratory animals, and genetic manipulation techniques would have advantage.  The appointee will be responsible for conducting basic science research in a renal laboratory focusing on different types of chronic nephropathies as well as regenerative medicine.

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 Professor Sydney Tang at scwtang@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 15, 2017 and continue until October 31, 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.