Ref.: 201800766
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Division of Cardiology
Department: Department of Medicine
Closing Date: June 28, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Division of Cardiology of the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 201800766) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in biological sciences or a related field. They should be reliable, committed, self-motivated with a strong sense of responsibility, and able to work independently as well as in a multidisciplinary environment. Previous research experience in molecular biology, mammalian cell culture, stem cell culture and differentiation, and/or animal handling/breeding techniques would be an advantage.  The appointees will participate in research projects related to drug screening in animal model in liver and cardiovascular disease.

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 Professor H.F. Tse of the Department at hftse@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/.  Closes June 28, 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.

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