Research Assistant in Microbiology

University of Hong Kong Department of Microbiology

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 502915
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Microbiology (20700)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Microbiology (Ref:502915) (to commence as soon as possible till August 30, 2021)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry or related disciplines, preferably with Medical Laboratory Technologist Part I/II registration. Experience in handling clinical specimens, performing molecular testing including nucleic acid extraction, real-time PCR would be preferred. Applicants should have good organization skills, the ability to multi-task and work in a team, and a strong sense of responsibility. They should also be self-motivated and determined. The appointee will be involved in COVID-19 surveillance programme under the supervision of Professor Kwok-Yung Yuen. Shift duty on weekends or public holidays is required. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 501801) 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 application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. (preferably with an academic transcript). Review of applications will start on December 30, 2020 and continue until January 16, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Dec 16, 2020 (HK Time)
Applications close:Jan 16, 2021 (HK Time)

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