Post-doctoral fellow, School of Chinese Medicine job with THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Type of work: Full time

Department: School of Chinese Medicine (22100)

Categories: Academic staff

Applications are invited for nomination as Postdoctoral researcher at the School of Chinese Medicine (Ref: 512258), starting as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants must possess a Ph.D. diploma and proven experience in molecular pharmacology, metabolomics, chemical biology and animal experimentation. They should be outstanding and motivated researchers with a proven research track record in international publications, with a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese, and the ability to work independently. The appointee is expected to be involved in various related research projects. He/She will join a multidisciplinary research group to conduct drug discovery studies and explore the molecular mechanisms of Chinese herbal medicine for cancer and metabolic diseases. The appointee will also perform new drug development study, participate in laboratory research activities and have the opportunity to collaborate with scientists from HKU, Mainland China and North America. Inquiries about job duties can be directed to Dr. Jianping Chen at [email protected]. Applicants who responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 508824) do not need to apply again.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University is only accepting online applications for the above position. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV. The review of applications will start from April 20, 2022 and will continue until October 5, 2022or until the position is filled, whichever comes first.