Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 515380) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance).
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in biochemistry, molecular biology or medical sciences, preferably with experience in molecular biology, cell culture and animal handling. They should be self-motivated and a good team player. Knowledge of database management and analysis, and experience in handling clinical specimens (such as blood and paraffin block tissues) are strongly preferred. The appointee will support day-to-day operations of the lab and participate in research projects related to molecular genetics of breast cancer.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary.
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 July 4, 2022 and continue until September 15, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.