THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow/ Research Associate in bacterial virulence and antimicrobial resistance

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
08 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Post-doctoral Fellow/ Research Associate in bacterial virulence and antimicrobial resistance 

Ref. : 201701326 

Department : Department of Microbiology 

Closing Date  :  December 31, 2017 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate in the Department of Microbiology, to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Microbiology/Biological Sciences with an established record of publications in international journals.  Strong interests and demonstrated prior experience in bacterial virulence and antimicrobial resistance with skills in animal models will be an asset.  Applicants with trainings in structural biology and protein science will also be advantageous.

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 Dr. Richard Kao at rytkao@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 October 1, 2017 and will continue until December 31, 2017.

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