Research Assistant in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

University of Hong Kong School of Clinical Medicine

Research Assistant I/II (2 posts)

The University of Hong Kong

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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Clinical Medicine (21000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 511863) (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 medicine, biology or other related disciplines, preferably with 3 years’ post-qualification research experience.  They should have proficiency in written and spoken English, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team.  Experience in mouse or rat husbandry and surgery is preferred.  The appointees will conduct research on mechanisms of biologics in modifying joint disease, which involves processing of human clinical samples, primary cell culture, gene editing, and other general molecular experiments.  They will also be responsible for data collection and analysis, and assist in laboratory management.

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 posts.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start on March 1, 2022 and continue until May 31, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier. 

Advertised:Feb 11, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:May 31, 2022 (HK Time)

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