THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Nursing

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

Post-doctoral Fellow 

Ref.  :  201701490 

Department  : School of Nursing
 
Closing Date  : November 17, 2017 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Nursing, to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in cancer/molecular biology/virology.  Preference will be given to those with research experience in Epstein-Barr virus infection, cellular biology, including cell culture, transfection, live cell imaging, functional studying of signal transduction pathways.  A good publication track record is necessary.  The appointee will join a dynamic research group to conduct research projects related to nasopharyngeal carcinoma.  A main focus of his/her work will be on cellular signaling pathways regulating the persistent infection of Epstein-Barr virus in nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells.  He/She 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 the School of Nursing at nsro@hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes November 17, 2017.