Faculty Positions Available

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


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


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 PhD Programme in Biomedical Sciences and Interdisciplinary PhD Programme in Veterinary Sciences are accepted throughout the year and will be considered mainly in one admission round. The application deadline for 2020 entry is 2 December 2019. Please visit the following websites for details.

PhD Programme in Biomedical Sciences

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

Research Openings

Please visit the website of Human Resources Office and select "Department of Biomedical Sciences" for a list of available research support positions.

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

Technical Posts

Currently no vacancy.