Research Assistant I/II in the Community Child Health Unit

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Hong Kong 


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Research Assistant I/II in the Community Child Health Unit of the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 508822) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in biological sciences, medical sciences or a related discipline, with experience in cell culture and molecular biology. They should be organized, self-motivated, able to work independently, responsible, and committed. Good analytical and organization skills are essential. The appointee will carry out routine sample processing; handle inventory record keeping; and provide research support in the laboratory for various large-scale epidemiological studies. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. Specific on-the-job training will be provided for those who plan to pursue postgraduate studies. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503011) need not re-apply.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on January 21, 2022 and continue until February 28, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.



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