Ref.: 201800855
Posting Title: Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer (2 posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer (2 posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref: 201800855) (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 equivalent in medical science, microbiology, biological sciences or a related field, with at least 3 years' relevant work experience. Research experience in cell culture and molecular biology is required. Experience in primary cell isolation, flow cytometry, animal handling and handling microbial pathogens in BSL-2 level would be an advantage. BSL-3 laboratory training will be provided.  Those with a Master's degree and at least 2 years' relevant work experience may be considered for appointment as Senior Technical Officer. The appointees will work under the supervision of Dr. Michael C.W. Chan on multi-disciplinary projects on influenza viruses.   Enquiries about the duties of the post 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 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/. Closes July 31, 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.