Ref.: 201800886
Posting Title: Technical Officer in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery
Department: Department of Surgery
Closing Date: August 18, 2018


Technical Officer in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 201800886) (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, totaling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in biological sciences with at least 2 years’ laboratory experience. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua). Research knowledge of and experience in molecular genetics and biology, cell culture, human specimen handling and processing would be advantages. Preference will be given to those with experience in data collection and entry, and coordination of clinical research studies.  The appointee will be required to assist in laboratory research activities. He/She will have the opportunity to collaborate with divisions/centers in the University of Hong Kong, as well as in HKU-Shenzhen Hospital. Travelling between Hong Kong and HKU-Shenzhen Hospital is expected.

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 Department at  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at August 18, 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.