Ref.: 201800153
Posting Title: Research Officer in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology
Department: Department of Microbiology
Closing Date: March 31, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Officer in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology, to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Microbiology or Biology with post-doctoral work experience in immunology and cell biology.  They should be highly competent in molecular and cellular immunological techniques.   Experience in conducting small animal model, multi-color FACS analysis and cell sorting would be desirable.  The appointee is expected to work independently on research projects related to HIV/AIDS immunotherapy.

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. and the contact information of 3 referees to the AIDS Institute at aidsinst@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 February 20, 2018 and continue until March 31, 2018 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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