Research Assistant I/II in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 504299) (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 above in medical sciences, immunology, virology or a related discipline, with an established level of laboratory experience. They should have a good command of written and spoken English, and a strong sense of responsibility. They should be attentive to details and able to work independently. Knowledge of human blood processing, and experience in small animal handling, tissue culture, serological assays and flow cytometry would be advantages.
The appointee will carry out routine blood processing for a longitudinal randomized clinical trial. He/She will provide technical support to team members in the laboratory; manage inventory record; perform independent serological and virological experiments in influenza and SARS-CoV-2 research; and perform other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. S.A.V. Doak at email@example.com.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on June 23, 2021 and continue until July 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.