Ref.: 201800050
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: Department of Clinical Oncology
Closing Date: February 23, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Clinical Oncology, to commence in April 2018 for two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a B.Sc. degree and a Ph.D. degree in Biological or Biomedical Sciences with a strong publication record in cancer studies.  Experience in next-generation sequencing (NGS), whole-genome sequencing and transcriptome studies, single cell NGS studies, and circulating tumor cell studies; experience in establishing cell culture and animal models for cancer; experience in preclinical drug testing in vitro and in live animals; and experience in functional studies of cancer genes, molecular biology, cell culture, microscopy, and biomarkers are essential. A good command of English, good interpersonal and communication skills, and good knowledge of PC and software applications are desirable.  The appointee will work on cancer research projects.  Enquiries on the post can be directed to oncopost@hku.hk.   

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 oncopost@hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will start on January 31, 2018 and continue until February 23, 2018.

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