THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
11 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Jul 2018
Ref
201800805
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry, to commence on September 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry with a strong background and experience in protein overexpression, plasmid design, and bioinformatics. They should have proficiency in written and spoken English, a strong sense of responsibility, good organizational skills, and ability to work independently. The appointee is expected to identify new cancer biomarkers and conduct in vitro and in vivo biochemical studies.

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 with (i) an up-to-date C.V., (ii) a cover letter with research and academic records, (iii) a past research experience statement, (iv) a list of experimental techniques, and (v) two reference letters to Dr. Edmund C.M. Tse at ecmtse@hku.hk. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until July 31, 2018 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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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