Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
10 Oct 2023
09 Jan 2024
523369
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Biomedical Sciences (22600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 523369), to commence as soon as possible for one year with possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree preferably in Biological/Biomedical Sciences/Bioinformatics or a related discipline.  Preference will be given to those with experience in one of the following research fields - cancer bioinformatics, cancer biology and/or cancer immunology; as well as cell culture, cellular/molecular biology, flow cytometry and animal studies, related research work. Applicants should be self-motivated, have the ability to multi-task with attention to detail, be organized and be able to work independently as well as in a team of about 20 people. The appointee will work under the supervision of Professor Stephanie Ma on research projects relating to exploiting stemness as a cancer cell vulnerability as part of a collaborative research-based project.  For further information, please contact Professor Ma at stefma@hku.hk. Details of Professor Ma’s research can also be found at http://thesmalab.com/.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from October 24, 2023 and continue until 9 January, 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.