Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Clinical Oncology

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
10 Oct 2023
30 Nov 2023
523368
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Clinical Oncology, School of Clinical Medicine (21600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Clinical Oncology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 523368) (to commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability).

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Cancer Genetics / Cancer Biology / Biological / Biomedical Sciences or a related discipline from the Top 50 universities by QS ranking. Preference will be given to those with an excellent track record, research experiences, and strong expertise in cancer biology, cancer bioinformatics, and/or cancer immunology as well as cell culture, molecular biology, flow cytometry, immunostainings, and animal studies. Applicants should be self-motivated, organized, and able to work independently as well as simultaneously lead a team in multiple research projects; and possess the ability to multi-task with attention to detail. The appointee will work under the supervision of Professor Xin-yuan Guan on research projects related to primary and metastatic tumor microenvironments in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. For further information, please contact Professor Guan at xyguan@hku.hk.

 A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University‚Äôs Careers site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2023, or until the post(s) is/are filled, whichever is earlier.