Research Assistant in Surgery

University of Hong Kong Department of Surgery

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 502310
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Surgery (21700)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 502310) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in biochemistry, molecular biology, or medical sciences, preferably with experience in molecular biology, cell culture and animal handling. They should be self-motivated and a good team player. Knowledge of database management and analysis is strongly preferred. Experience in clinical studies, patient contact, blood-taking, clinical data collection, and the handling of clinical specimens (such as blood and paraffin block tissues) would be advantages. The appointee will participate in a research project related to molecular genetics of breast cancer.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

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 December 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Oct 28, 2020 (HK Time)
Applications close:Dec 31, 2020 (HK Time)

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