CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Assistant Professor - Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

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

Research Assistant Professor(s) - (170000FB)

Description

 
Department/Unit: Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

Closing Date: Until the posts are filled

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, an internationally ranked and top tier university in Asia, has recently established the Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (iTERM), focused on neuromusculoskeletal medicine.

Research emphasis will be on the following programmatic research areas: - stem cells and cell-based therapies
- tissue engineering for regenerative medicine
- 3-dimensional microphysiological tissue models
- translational and precision medicine

The Institute is now inviting applications for Research Assistant Professorship. Applicants should have (i) a relevant PhD, MD, or equivalent degree in biomedical sciences, engineering or related disciplines; (ii) a strong commitment to excellence in research; and (iii) outstanding accomplishments and research potential. Appointment(s) will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing from in the 3rd quarter of 2017, renewable subject to performance, funding and mutual agreement.

Applicants should submit application online, including CV and contact information of three references. Reference letters can also be sent to the Director, Dr. Rocky S. Tuan, Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Room 123A, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong or by e-mail to iterm@cuhk.edu.hk.