Ref.: 201800885
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201800885) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in science, biology, medical sciences or a related discipline. Experience in medical laboratory research and knowledge of antibody detection techniques would be advantages. Applicants should be self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team. The appointee will work in a world leading laboratory headed by Professor J.S.M. Peiris and other prominent scientists in the field. He/She will conduct research studies related to influenza viruses and other emerging viruses. Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. R.A.P.M. Perera at mahenp@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/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.