THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Assistant in Pathology

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
09 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Assistant I/II 

Ref. : 201701676 

Department : Department of Pathology 

Closing Date : March 31, 2018 

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Pathology (Ref.:201701676) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences or equivalent, or a B.Sc. degree plus at least 1 year’s relevant work experience.  Those with knowledge of molecular genetics and experience in molecular biology and cell biology techniques would have an advantage.  The appointee will work on gastrointestinal cancer research project under the supervision of Professor S.Y. Leung, Associate Dean (Research) (http://www.hku.hk/patho/staff/list/syleung.html).  Information about the Department can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/patho.  Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.:201700334) need not re-apply.

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. Helen Yan at hyan@pathology.hku.hk.  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled, or until March 31, 2018, whichever is earlier.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

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