Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
10 Nov 2023
05 Feb 2024
523705
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 523705), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. or MD (higher doctorate) degree, with proven research track record in the area of tumor immunology, immunotherapy and/or synthetic biology.  Those with experience in studying extracellular vesicles and gene editing are preferred. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills are required.  The appointee will perform human in vitro and mouse experiments and data analysis in the field of tumor immunology and immunotherapy, prepare research papers, and perform other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Prof Wenwei Tu at wwtu@hku.hk.

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 at the University‚Äôs Careers site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on 16 November 2023 and continue until 5 February 2024 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.