Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant in Microbiology

University of Hong Kong Department of Microbiology

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Ref.: 500481

Work type: Full-time

Department: Department of Microbiology (20700)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Microbiology (Ref: 500481) (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 Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry or a related discipline, with some relevant work experience. Experience in molecular and cell biology, molecular biology, quantitative PCR and Western/Northern blot is desirable. Preference will be given to those who have an interest in pursuing postgraduate studies. Applicants should also have good communication skills in English. Those with less experience may be considered as Research Assistant I/II. The appointee will assist in on-going research projects under co-supervision of Dr. M.L. Yeung and Prof. K.Y. Yuen. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. M.L. Yeung via email:

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 July 2, 2020 and continue until August 1, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Jun 18, 2020 (HK Time)

Applications close:Aug 1, 2020 (HK Time)