Research Assistant in Microbiology

University of Hong Kong Department of Microbiology

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503321
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: 503321) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Virology, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry or related disciplines. Experience in molecular cloning, protein expression, cell culture, CRISPR, single cell transcriptomics, omics analysis, or virus-related works would be an advantage. Applicants should be self-motivated and determined with good organization skills, the ability to multi-task and work in a team, and a strong sense of responsibility. Preference will be given to those who have an interest in pursuing further MPhil/PhD studies. The appointee will be involved in research projects related to COVID-19 and/or other emerging viral diseases under the supervision of Professor Kwok-Yung Yuen/Dr. Jasper Chan/Dr. Hin Chu.

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 from February 25, 2021 and continue until May 10, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Feb 11, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:May 10, 2021 (HK Time)