Research Assistant in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences 

Hong Kong (HK)
10 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Assistant I in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences 

Ref. : 201800043 

Department : School of Public Health 

Closing Date : January 23, 2018

Research Assistant I in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of School of Public Health (Ref.: 201800043) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Biological/Medical Sciences or equivalent, with at least 2 years’ work experience in molecular biology and virology laboratories. Experience in handling animal samples would be preferred. The appointee will work in a research group of Professor Malik Peiris studying influenza viruses in swine, and perform field sample collection. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Daniel Chu (email: 

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 at Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at Closes January 23, 2018.

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.

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