Ref.: 201800734
Posting Title: Research Assistant I
Department: School of Biomedical Sciences
Closing Date: August 31, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for the following post:

Research Assistant I in School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 201800734) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above, preferably in molecular biology, cellular biology or a related discipline. Preference will be given to those with experience in animal work, cell culture, tumor xenograft models, cellular and molecular biology, and cancer biology-related research work. He/She will work under the supervision of Professor George Tsao on research projects relating to exploiting the functional significance of Epstein-Barr virus infection in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Jessica Jia at ljia@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-do-date C.V. to Dr. Jia of the School at ljia@hku.hk. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at https://jobs.hku.hk. Review of applications will start on June 4, 2018 and continue until August 31, 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.