THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
Posted
02 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2018
Ref
201801200
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology, to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Medicine, Microbiology or Biology, and be highly competent in immunology and molecular biology techniques. Preference will be given to those with work experience in transcriptome, animal models and molecular experiments. The appointee is expected to work independently and play an important role in the team on molecular mechanisms of protective immune responses during HIV infection or cancer immunotherapy. He/She will need to design and perform experiments, which involve animal immunization, immune assays, flow cytometry, cell imaging, deep sequencing and data analysis, etc. Enquiries about the post can be sent to the AIDS Institute at aidsinst@hku.hk.

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., and the contact information of 3 referees to aidsinst@hku.hk. Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained online at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at https://jobs.hku.hk. Review of applications will start on August 16, 2018 and continue until October 31, 2018.

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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