Ref.: 201800695
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref: 201800695) (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 or above in biological/biomedical sciences, biochemistry, or other related disciplines. Prior experience in cell culture and molecular biology techniques would be an advantage. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to those who have an interest in pursuing further M.Phil./Ph.D. studies. The appointee will work on influenza and coronavirus related projects under the supervision of Dr. Michael C.W. Chan and Dr. Kenrie P.Y. Hui. Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to Dr. Michael C.W. Chan at mchan@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 the School at sphhr@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 commence as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 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.