THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Pathology

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

Post-doctoral Fellow

Ref. : 201701201  

Department : Department of Pathology

Closing Date  : November 30, 2017 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Pathology, to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Biological Sciences, Immunology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or related disciplines.  They should have a strong background with demonstrated experience in analysis molecular biology, flow cytometry analysis, mass spectrometry (metabolites), and/or animal handling experience.  The appointee will join a dynamic research group with opportunities to conduct research projects related to metabolism or immunology of liver cancer.  A main focus of the appointee’s work will be on delineating the metabolic program of liver cancer or examining the molecular basis of various immune checkpoints in liver cancer.  He/she should also be self-motivated, and able to work independently while maintaining the smooth running of a research laboratory.  Enquiries should be directed to Dr. Carmen Wong at carmencl@pathology.hku.hk.

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 Ms. Connie Wong (hywong12@pathology.hku.hk).  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2017, or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier. 

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