Ref.: 201800390
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: School of Chinese Medicine
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Chinese Medicine, 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 and research experience in the area of neuroscience, neurology or psychiatry.  They should also have a good publication track record, and a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, IT proficiency, good communication and organizational skills.  Fluency in Cantonese would be an advantage.  The appointee will be involved in research projects of developing novel therapies from Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture for major psychiatric disorders, such as depression, anxiety, and schizophrenia.  Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201800049) 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 School of Chinese Medicine at scmhr@hku.hk.  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will start on March 29, 2018 and continue until July 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.