Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Microbiology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 514980) (to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in Analytical Chemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry or related disciplines. They should be willing to learn new skills and able to handle multiple tasks in a collaborative team environment. They should also have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, as well as excellent communication, organizational and laboratory skills.
The appointee will support and maintain the LC-MS platform, which are mainly targeted for metabolomics and lipidomics for infectious disease research. Proficiency in using multiple LC-MS instruments (e.g. Q-TOF and QTRAP) would be an advantage. He/She should assist in establishing multiple targeted LC-MS analysis methods and supporting instrument maintenance; and performing multiple biological sample preparation, sample analysis, data process, and analysis under the supervision of the Professor and Postdoctoral lab scientists.
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. (preferably with an academic transcript). Review of applications will start from June 9, 2022 and continue until September 8, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.