Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Biomedical Sciences


Job Description

Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Biomedical Sciences

Location: Kowloon Tong

Project : The Role of IL-33 in the Modulation of Macrophage Differentiation and Immunoregulatory Functions in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Duties : Carry out research activities for the Project.

The appointment will be for 3 months with possibility of extension.

Requirements : A Master’s degree or above in Immunology/Biology or related disciplines with at least 1 year’s relevant experience including supervision of postgraduate students.  Skills and experience in animal experiments, flow cytometry and cell culture are required.  Strong background and experience in molecular biology are preferred.

Candidates with a PhD and no more than 3 years’ postdoctoral experience may be considered for appointment as Postdoctoral Fellow.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisements in September/October 2016 need not re-apply.)

Salary and Conditions of Service
Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : [email redacted, apply via Jobable]/Fax : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311].

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 28 February 2017. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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Employment TypeContract
Education LevelMaster