City University of Hong Kong City University of Hong Kong College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences

Vacancies

Faculty Positions Available

Chair Professor/Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
[Ref. A/133/09]

Duties

Teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, conduct cutting edge research, and develop new research directions and courses.

Requirements

A PhD/MD/DVM or an equivalent degree in the broadly-defined areas of biomedical sciences. The Department currently has active research in molecular, cellular and systems study of neuroscience, cancer, or regenerative biology, and the development of novel therapeutics and nanomedicine. Candidates with strong background in these and other biomedical science-related areas are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to qualified candidates whose activities can contribute to multidisciplinary and collaborative biomedical research.

Candidates for the post of Professor and above should have a distinguished academic record including significant external funding support, demonstrated leadership skills, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate education. Successful candidates are expected to develop internationally competitive research programs; and assume academic and administrative leadership in the Department by assisting in faculty development, promoting collaboration in cross-disciplinary teaching and research programs within the University, and facilitating the translation of basic biomedical research to practices of health services and healthcare-related industries.

Closing Date

Applications will be considered until the positions are filled.

More information and application


Research Degree Programmes

Applications for the Interdisciplinary PhD Programme in Veterinary Sciences and PhD Programme in Biomedical Sciences are accepted throughout the year and will be considered mainly in one admission round. The application deadline for 2018 entry is 1 December 2017. Please visit the following websites for details.

Interdisciplinary PhD Programme in Veterinary Sciences (adminstered by College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences)

PhD Programme in Biomedical Sciences

Checklist for Applicants of BMS Research Degree Programmes

Application Procedures


Research Openings

Postdoctoral Fellow / Senior Research Assistant
[Ref. E/R/122/09]

Project

Establishing a Research Platform to Study Neuropsychiatric Lupus in Human and Murine Model

Duties

Carry out laboratory research work (including cell culture, flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry, molecular biology and animal experiment) for the Project.

Requirements

A Master’s degree in Biology/Immunology or related disciplines with at least 1 year’s relevant experience. Working experience in mouse research, multi-colour flow cytometry, molecular biology, cell culture; and supervision of postgraduate students are required. 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 advertisement in January 2018 need not re-apply.)

Closing Date

22 May 2018

More information and application

Research Assistant
(Appointment for 2 months with possibility of extension)
[Ref. E/R/127/09]

Project

The Role of Interleukin-33 in Adriamycin Induced Nephrotoxicity

Duties

Engage in animal and cell culture experiments.

Requirements

A Diploma or above in Immunology/Biology or related disciplines, with at least 1 year's experience in relevant research fields. Practical training in cell culture, flow cytometry and qRT-PCR; experience in statistical analysis, scientific writing and graphics are required.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisement need not re-apply.)

Closing Date

22 May 2018

More information and application

Interested parties may also refer to individual faculty webpages for other position opportunities.


Technical Posts

Currently no vacancy.


24 April 2018