Ref.: 201800979
Posting Title: Research Assistant II
Department: Department of Microbiology
Closing Date: July 31, 2018


Research Assistant II in the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 201800979) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline. Knowledge of image recognition and some basic microbiology would be an advantage. Fresh graduates are also welcome to apply. Preference will be given to those who have an interest in pursuing further M.Phil./Ph.D studies. The appointee will work on research projects related to emerging infectious diseases under the supervision of Professor Patrick C.Y. Woo.

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. and preferably an academic transcript to the Department 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  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until 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.