Research Assistant (PR110/16-17)
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Department of Biology
The appointee is expected to conduct inter-disciplinary research in marine environmental science projects supported by the “Regional Centre of Excellence in Marine Pollution” of the Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) and State Key Laboratory in Marine Pollution (SKLMP).
Applicants should have a good honours degree or above in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Environmental Science, or Biology. Relevant laboratory experience in molecular biology is preferred. They should be able to work independently. Outgoing and energetic personality are expected.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year commencing as soon as possible. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799 (local line only); or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants not invited for interview after 8 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 15 October 2016