Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer (several posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences, School of Public Health (Ref.: 519678) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis, or two- to three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in biological/biomedical sciences, biochemistry or related disciplines with at least 3 years’ relevant work experience in cell culture and molecular biology. Experience in primary cell isolation, flow cytometry, animal handling and handling microbial pathogens in BSL-2 and 3 laboratories would be an advantage. Those with a lower qualification and/or less work experience may be appointed as Technical Officer.
The appointee will work on projects related to influenza and coronavirus under the supervision of Dr. Michael C.W. Chan and Dr. Kenrie P.Y. Hui.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointments 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 applications for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on April 10, 2023 and continue until May 31, 2023, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.