Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
01 Nov 2023
31 Jan 2024
523636
Fixed Term, Temporary
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 523636)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • join an internationally active team of researchers in the development of bioinformatics data analyses and integrative mechanistic studies in a collaborative environment
  • employ computational biology, bioinformatics, proteomics, cytomics and next-generation sequencing to identify genetic and cytome biomarker
  • perform data analyses in genomics, proteomics, cytomics, and next-generation sequencing
  • perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • a Ph.D. degree with a strong research background in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Biochemistry, Artificial Intelligence or related disciplines
  • demonstrated track record of publishing academic research papers
  • research experience in the field of computational biology, machine learning through advanced programming (Matlab, Python or R)
  • high level of expertise in analysis of large and complex datasets
  • good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • strong communication skills
  • self-motivation with a hardworking attitude
  • ability to work well in an interdisciplinary team
  • working experience in AI based bioinformatics is preferred

What We Offer

The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for 2 years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. 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.

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 522494) need not re-apply.

How to Apply

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from October 15, 2023 and continue until January 31, 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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