Ref.: 201800631
Posting Title: Research Assistant II
Department: Department of Ophthalmology
Closing Date: May 25, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant II in the Department of Ophthalmology (Ref.: 201800631) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree, preferably a Master’s degree, with a good track record in Life Sciences, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, or Biochemistry. They should have relevant work experience in ophthalmic imaging, immunohistological staining, or animal experiments and surgeries preferably in rabbit models. They should also be energetic and driven with good communication skills. The appointee will work on ophthalmic therapeutic agent development projects using experimental animal models. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 201800512) 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 Dr. Jasper Wong of the Department at jwongkw@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 http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until May 25, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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.