Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow (several posts) in Cancer Research in the Department of Pathology (Ref.: 508221), to commence as soon as possible for one to three year(s), with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree preferably in biomedical sciences or related disciplines, and a strong research background in cancer biology, immuno-oncology, genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, bioinformatics, single cell technology or medicinal chemistry. They should have a good command of written and spoken English, strong communication skills, and a demonstrated track record of publishing academic research papers. They should be self-motivated, hardworking and able to work well in an interdisciplinary team.
The appointees will contribute to collaborative research projects under the supervision of Professor S.Y. Leung (http://www.hku.hk/patho/staff/list/syleung.html) in the discovery of cancer biomarkers using large scale multi-omics approach, organoid technology and novel animal models, in addition to the development of anti-cancer or immuno-oncology drugs. Information about the Department and the Centre for Oncology and Immunology can be obtained at https://www.patho.hku.hk/ and https://www.med.hku.hk/en/careers/inno-hub/coi respectively.
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 applications for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. together with a research publication list. Review of applications will start on September 29, 2021 and continue until November 30, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.