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.

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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 (under School of Veterinary Medicine)

PhD Programme in Biomedical Sciences

Application Procedures


Research Openings

Research Associate / Research Assistant
(Appointment for 12 months with possibility of extension)
[Ref. E/R/113/09]

Project

Elucidating the Functional Significance of the Lrwd1-ORC Interaction

Duties

Conduct experiments for Project related to Epigenetics/Cancer.

Requirements

A Master’s degree/good honours degree in Biochemistry/Biotechnology/Biomedical Sciences/Biological Sciences with at least 1 year's laboratory working experience. Basic skills and knowledge of molecular biology techniques, good communication skills in English, and ability to work independently as well as in a team are required.

Closing Date

22 July 2017

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Research Assistant
(Appointment for 6 months with possibility of extension)
[Ref. E/R/110/09]

Project

The Role of Interleukin-33 in Adriamycin Induced Nephrotoxicity

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/good honours degree in Biology/Biological Sciences/Immunology/Pharmacology or related disciplines with at least 1 year's experience in mouse experiments, breeding, housekeeping, multicolour flow cytometer and data analysis. Candidates interested in pursuing PhD study in Immunology are encouraged to apply.

Closing Date

30 June 2017

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Technical Posts

Currently no vacancy.


23 June 2017