THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Assistant - Department of Chemistry

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
31 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Assistant 

Ref.  :  201701561 

Department  :   Department of Chemistry 

Closing Date  :  February 28, 2018 

Research Associate (Ref.: 201701561)  (Ref.: 201701562) in the Department of Chemistry (to commence as soon as possible for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal) 

Applicants should preferably have an M.Phil. or a B.Sc. degree with at least two years' research experience in Biological Science. They should also have good knowledge of molecular biology and biochemistry. Research experience in cell culture, gene and protein analyses, genetic manipulations, proteomics, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy and/or animal handling is desirable. The appointee will conduct research projects in a multi-disciplinary laboratory of chemical biology, drug discovery, natural products and cancer research.   
 
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. L.K. Sy at sylk@hku.hk  for post (A) and to Dr. C.N. Lok at cnlok@hku.hk  for post (B). 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/.   Closes February 28, 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.