Ref.: 201701732
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: Department of Microbiology
Closing Date: February 20, 2018


Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Microbiology, to commence as soon as possible for three years.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in the area of molecular virology or cell biology.  The appointee will be involved in projects requiring experimentation using CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing and basic virology techniques in the area of emerging infectious diseases.  Experience in mouse handling would be advantageous, although not essential.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201701529) need not re-apply.

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. to the Department at  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at  Further particulars can be obtained at of applications will start on January 4, 2018 and continue until February 20, 2018.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.