Ref.: 201800144
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: February 28, 2018


Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201800144) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology, Immunology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, or a related field. Experience in animal experiments and/or handling microbial pathogens at BSL2 level would be an advantage. The appointee will work in a research group studying influenza pathogenesis and transmission. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Hui-Ling Yen (email:

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 School at Please quote the advertisement reference number in all correspondence. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at Closes February 28, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

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