Ref.: 201800615
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: School of Biomedical Sciences
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences, to commence as soon as possible for three years, with possibility of renewal.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology or a related discipline.  Preference will be given to those with experience in human neural stem cell culture and in vivo spinal injury models.  Applicants should also have a good command of both written and spoken English.  The appointee will study the therapeutic potential of genetically modified human neural stem cells in rodent spinal cord injury models.  Please visit http://www.sbms.hku.hk/staff/martin-chi-hang-cheung or contact Dr. Martin Cheung at mcheung9@hku.hk for further information.

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. (with names and contact information of 2 referees) to Dr. Cheung at mcheung9@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 and interview of candidates will start on May 11, 2018, and continue until June 30, 2018, or 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.