Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 509244), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree or an equivalent qualification in Microbiology or a related discipline. Research experience in performing live virus infection would be an advantage. Applicants should have a good command of written and spoken English, strong communication skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and the ability to work independently. They should also be self-motivated, organized, detail-minded and hardworking. The appointee will be involved in research projects related to emerging viruses, such as coronaviruses, influenza viruses, enteroviruses, and arboviruses under the supervision of Dr. Jasper FW Chan and Dr. Hin Chu.
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 post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 31, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.