The University invites applications for the following positions:
The University invites applications for the following positions:

Research Assistant (Job ID: 3125)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 20/10/2016
Division of Life Science
The appointee will be required to: (1) provide technical support to group members, carry out research experiments and maintain research output databases; (2) take responsibility for laboratory orders, health and safety management; (3) assist in the organization and supervision of student projects and provide instruction to less experienced research group members in the use of experimental facility to ensure their effective development; (4) contribute to the production of research reports and publications; and (5) keep up-to-date knowledge and develop skill base in the laboratory research area.

Applicants should have a master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, or structure biology with excellent skills in performing experiments, communicating in English, and working in diverse teamwork environments. Applicants are requested to send a curriculum vitae together with a statement of interests to

Duration of Appointment: Unless stated otherwise, the above positions will normally be of one year duration with a possibility of renewal.

Medical benefits and paid leave will be provided where applicable.

Application Procedure

In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Sunday, 30 October 2016, unless indicated otherwise.

Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.