Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 515462) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance).
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in science, biology, medical science or related disciplines, with laboratory experience in cell culture, virology, and/or immunology. They must have a good command of written and spoken English. They should be a self-motivated and organized team player. Experience in processing clinical samples, and performing serological assays are desired but not essential. The appointees will work in the laboratory under the supervision of Dr. Wong Sook-San to study immunity to influenza and other respiratory viruses. They will manage and maintain the operations of the laboratory, conduct experiments, assist in training new members, 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 appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload a cover letter, an up-to-date C.V. and the contact details of two referees. Review of applications will start on July 11, 2022 and continue until September 15, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.