Research Assistant Professor in Plant Biology (PR170/16-17)

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Doctorate or above
Location Kowloon Tong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Laboratory
Science / Lab / Research > Life Science
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 21/11/2016

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

Department of Biology

The appointee is expected to conduct research relating to the response of plant to environmental and developmental signals, and teach undergraduate courses.

Applicants should have a PhD degree in Biology or a related field with at least a couple years of postdoc training in plant stress physiology and development, and a strong track record of publications in related fields.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two to three years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or 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; 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 are requested to send in samples of publications, preferably three best ones out of their most recent publications and a research statement. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. 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: 3 December 2016