Ref.: 201800622
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II
Department: School of Biomedical Sciences
Closing Date: August 31, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 201800622) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should have an M.Phil. degree preferably in Biological Science, Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, or a related discipline; or a Bachelor’s degree plus at least 1 year’s laboratory work experience. Those with experience in molecular biology, mammalian cell culture, and/or animal handling techniques would be preferred. Applicants should be organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team. The appointee will participate in research projects related to drug resistance and development of targeted therapy in liver cancer. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Carol Man Tong at caroltm@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 Dr. Tong at caroltm@hku.hk. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at https://jobs.hku.hk. Review of applications will continue until August 31, 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 development.

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