Research Assistant II in the Division of Neurology of the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 499807) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)
This post requires an enthusiastic and motivated Research Assistant to explore molecular mechanisms and novel therapeutic strategies of Parkinson's disease. Areas of interest include mechanisms of neurodegeneration and neurotoxicity experimental models of Parkinson’s disease by using cell cultures and mouse models.
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree with relevant biological background and laboratory research experience in cell culture, molecular biology, and histological techniques. They should also have effective communication skills and a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Track record in research writing/publications would be advantageous.
The appointee will join a friendly, dynamic and dedicated research team with the opportunity to utilize state-of-the-art equipment and work in a highly collaborative and international environment.
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. and at least 2 reference letters. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.