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

Research Associate/Research Assistant (Job ID: 3124)

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
Division of Life Science

The research group of Dr. Kai Liu in the Division of Life Science would like to invite applicants who are interested in the mechanisms of axon regeneration in the central nervous system to join the laboratory.

Applicants should have a PhD degree (for Research Associate), or a MPhil/MS degree (for Research Assistant) in biological sciences or related disciplines. Priority will be given to candidates with extensive working experience in molecular biology and preferably with first-author publications. (Closing date: Wed, 2 Nov 2016)

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.