Applications are invited for:-
Applications are invited for:-

Assistant Professor (Ref. 160001ZR)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 20/10/2016
(Closing date: November 19, 2016)

Department of Microbiology

The Department has a wide range of research facilities and with access to a large comprehensive teaching hospital. The establishment provides a good environment for basic as well as clinical research and facilitates collaboration with other disciplines

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree or equivalent; (ii) a strong research track record in the field of microbiology/virology; (iii) commitment to undergraduate teaching and postgraduate student supervision. Experience in gut microbiome, tumour virology and molecular virology research is an advantage.

The appointee will (a) deliver teaching and related educational activities for undergraduate and postgraduate students; (b) supervise MPhil and PhD students; (c) apply for competitive research grants and related funding; and (d) conduct high-standard research projects independently and in collaboration with other parties.

Appointment will normally be made on contract basis for three years initially commencing as soon as possible, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Application Procedure
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