Research Assistant I (two posts)

Hong Kong University
March 15, 2024
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Research Assistant I (two posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 524144 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (21300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I (two posts) in the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref: 524144)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Involve in projects related to anti-cancer herbal medicines/natural products research and assist in other duties under Professor Clara Lau's supervision
  • Carry out cell biology experiments using cell lines and clinical samples; and conduct animal studies
  • Enquiries about duties of the post should be sent to Professor Clara Lau at [email protected]
  • Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree or MPhil degree, preferably in pharmacology, pharmacy, biomedical science, cancer biology or a related discipline
  • At least 1-year research experience, preferably in herbal medicines and/or cancer research
  • Experience in cell culture and animal handling
  • Experience in phytochemistry, immunohistochemistry, advanced molecular biology, microbiome studies would be an advantage
  • Self-motivated, organized, with strong sense of responsibility, able to work independently and within a team
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • What We Offer

    The appointment will commence in March/April 2024 on a 1-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance. 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.

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 15, 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

    Advertised: Dec 15, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Mar 15, 2024 (HK Time)

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