Job Title: Assistant Scientific Officer(s) (2 positions)
Job ID: 5777
Department: Division of Life Science
Job Posting Details
The HKUST-Nan Fung Life Sciences Joint Laboratory is inviting highly motivated applicants to fill Assistant Scientific Officer positions to participate in cutting-edge research in the area of population-based genetics and development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics for aging.
The appointee(s) will be responsible in overseeing the administration of research programs, performing experiments (including animal surgery, biochemical assays, and histology), contributing to the writing of research proposals and grant reports, providing technical training to team members, as well as performing other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Applicants should possess a bachelor’s or master’s degree in biology, biochemistry, or related areas. Relevant work experience in biology / biochemistry laboratories, knowledge of laboratory animal husbandry and adult stem cell biology will be an asset. Preference will be given to applicants with practical experience in molecular and cell biology techniques. (Duration: 1 year, renewable)
Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided where applicable.
Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.