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Post-doctoral Fellow in Cardiovascular Research/Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology in the Department of Medicine

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526765
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow
Hong Kong

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Cardiovascular Research/Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology in the Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 526765)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • coordinate clinical studies and trials
  • manage and analyse large clinical biobank datasets
  • be exposed to ample opportunities in developing an academic career
  • perform other duties as assigned


  • a Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Sciences, Epidemiology, Biostatistics or related disciplines, preferably with at least 1 year's of post-qualification experience
  • experience in clinical research, epidemiological data analysis of large datasets using R and/or STATA
  • strong Biomedical Science and quantitative background
  • demonstrated abstract concepts in an accessible way to all organizational levels
  • good communication and data visualization skills
  • self-motivated, scientifically mature, attentive to details
  • ability to acquire new biostatistical techniques by self-learning
  • able to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team
  • proficiency in Mendelian Randomization research is highly preferred
  • laboratory skills, track records of publications and grants would be advantageous


What We Offer

The appointee would be exposed to ample opportunities in developing an academic career. The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for 1 to 3 year(s), with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 524639) need not re-apply. 


How to Apply

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University‚Äôs Careers site ( and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from June 5, 2024 and continue until July 31, 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.


The University is an equal opportunities employer and
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

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