Ref.: 201800787
Posting Title: Research Assistant II
Department: Department of Microbiology
Closing Date: June 30, 2018


Research Assistant II in the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 201800787) (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 equivalent. They should also have good communication skills in English. Experience in molecular and cell biology, quantitative PCR and Western/Northern blot is desirable. The appointee will assist in on-going research projects related to emerging infectious virus.

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. Philip Yeung at  Please state the advertisement reference number in the subject of the email. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 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.