Research Assistant II in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 502527) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in science, biology, medical sciences or related disciplines, with relevant experience in microbiology and molecular biology. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), and the ability to work discretely when handling confidential data. They should be a good team player with passion and self-initiative in research. Knowledge of bacterial culture and basic molecular biology techniques would be an advantage. Experience in bacterial isolation and identification, and sample collection is highly preferred.
The appointee will provide research support to the daily operation of a team working on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). He/She will assist in protocol development and procurement, conduct experiments, manage budget, collect and analyse data, and perform other duties as assigned.
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 commence as soon as possible and continue until January 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.