Applications are invited for:-

Applications are invited for:-

Research Assistant Professor (Ref: 2100017Q)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Education / Training > Training & Development
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Published On 24/07/2021

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Applications are invited for a Research Assistant Professorship with research experience and track record in AI image processing, orthopaedic implants and robotics research.

Applicants should have:
(i) a PhD degree in medical science or engineering;
(ii) at least 2 years of postdoctoral experience in a reputable institution;
(iii) experience in computer aided orthopaedic surgery, including AI image processing, surgical planning software development, implant and prosthesis design, surgical navigation assisted surgery research, and orthopaedic robotic arm development;
(iv) experience with Python, C++, STL and DICOM handling software, and CAD/CAM software;
(v) ability to perform independent research; and
(vi) good track record in generating high quality peer-reviewed publications and external funding support. Experience in translational research is desirable.

The appointee will (a) write his/her own research grants; (b) supervise postgraduate students; and (c) assist the development of robotic arm and augmented reality for orthopaedic surgeries.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years, renewable subject to performance and mutual agreement.

For interested applicants, please upload your updated full CV and statement of research plan while submitting your application online.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit