CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

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

Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors 
(160001UC)
 
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 an Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (iTERM), focused on neuromusculoskeletal medicine. 

Research emphases 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 

iTERM is currently recruiting faculty at all levels, with academic appointments at appropriate departments in the Faculty of Medicine and/or Faculty of Engineering. Generous start-up package, competitive salary, and comprehensive core facilities in stem cells, genomics/proteomics, imaging, 3D printing and other areas, are available to support outstanding research programs. 

Hong Kong is a cosmopolitan city that is rich in culture and has long played a leading role in international commerce, finance and education. The Chinese University of Hong Kong is located on a serene campus that nurtures interaction and collaboration, including the neighboring Hong Kong Science and Technology Park, which houses biotech start-ups and major scientific industries. 

Applicants should have a PhD, MD, DVM or an equivalent degree in science, engineering or related disciplines, with a track record of research excellence. In addition to leading a vigorous, independent research program, the appointee is expected to be an active participant in educational activities. 

Interested candidates should submit application online, including CV and contact information of 3 references via http://career.cuhk.edu.hk until the posts are filled. Reference letters can also be sent to 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 via iterm@cuhk.edu.hk