Research Assistant in Microbiology

University of Hong Kong Department of Microbiology

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 504521
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Microbiology (20700)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the AIDS Institute of the Department of Microbiology (Ref.: 504521) (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 microbiology or related disciplines, preferably with experience in laboratory work with molecular biology, virology, immunological assays, primary cell culture, handling of small animals and BSL-3 techniques. They should also have good computer knowledge, self-motivation, and experience in performing laboratory routines and thorough laboratory bookkeeping.   The appointee will work on laboratory research under the supervision of a Principal Investigator of the Institute.  Research areas include: Assessment of AIDS Vaccine; Understanding HIV Pathogenesis; and Drug Discovery and New Vaccine Design.

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. (preferably with an academic transcript).  Review of applications will start on July 19, 2021 and continue until September 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. 

Advertised:Jun 29, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Sep 30, 2021 (HK Time)

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