Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 523189 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Research Assistant I/II in the Community Child Health Unit in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 523189 ) (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 in biological sciences, medical sciences or a related discipline, with experience in cell culture and molecular biology. They should be organized, self-motivated, able to work independently, responsible, and committed. Good analytical and organization skills are essential. The appointee will carry out routine sample processing; handle inventory record keeping; and provide research support in the laboratory for various large-scale epidemiological studies. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. Specific on-the-job training will be provided for those who plan to pursue postgraduate studies.
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 post(s). Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until December 24, 2023 , or until the post(s) is/are filled, whichever is earlier.
The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency
Advertised: Oct 6, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Dec 24, 2023 (HK Time)