Research Assistant I/II (several posts)

Hong Kong University
September 03, 2024
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Research Assistant I/II (several posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526896 Work type: Full-time Department: School of Public Health (22400) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 526896) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a higher certificate or above, preferably in Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Public Health, Laboratory Techniques, or related disciplines. They should also have good computer knowledge and IT skills, and a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua).

The appointee will join a multidisciplinary research team and assist in routine fieldwork sampling and genomic sequencing, surveillance work, basic sample processing, fieldwork equipment maintenance, laboratory tasks coordination, data recording, entry and filling, database maintenance, and other duties as assigned. He/She is expected to work in a team, with self- motivation, a strong sense of responsibility, and willingness to learn new techniques on a need basis. Those with fieldwork or molecular biology experiences related to biological research studies would have an advantage.

Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Mr. Eric Yip at [email protected]. Information about the School can be obtained at https: //

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 CV, together with a cover letter and a list of relevant research publications. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until September 3, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Jun 4, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Sep 3, 2024 (HK Time)

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