Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 511603
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Surgery (21700)
Categories: Research Support Staff
Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II in the Department of
Surgery (Ref.: 511603) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year
fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a
retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the
possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in biological/medical
sciences/bioinformatics or a relevant discipline, with at least three years'
work experience OR a Master's degree in a relevant discipline with at least 1
year's work experience. They should be highly motivated, and able to work
independently as well as in a team. Experience in mammalian primary cell
culture, gene-targeting in zebrafish/mouse/stem cells, immunohistochemistry,
confocal imaging, advanced molecular techniques and bioinformatics analysis is
preferred. Those with lower qualifications and/or less experience may be
considered for appointment as Research Assistant I/II.
The appointee will work on research projects related to human stem cells,
induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC), disease models, genetics and/or
transcriptomics. He/She will also assist in laboratory maintenance. Enquiries
about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. V.C.H. Lui at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.:
508287) need not re-apply.
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 applications 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 April 12, 2022 , or until
the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Jan 13, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close: Apr 12, 2022 (HK Time)