Ref.: 201800958
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II
Department: Department of Microbiology
Closing Date: July 31, 2018


Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 201800958) (to commence as soon as possible for six months, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical/Biological Sciences, Bioinformatics or equivalent, preferably with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or above calculated on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.  Those who have an interest in pursuing further M.Phil./Ph.D. studies are preferred.  They should also have good organizational skills, attention to detail, the ability to multi-task and work in a team, and a strong sense of responsibility.  The appointee will work in a research group with a focus on microbial genomics of emerging antibiotic resistance.

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. P.L. Ho at Please state the advertisement reference number in the subject of the e-mail. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at 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.