Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant (PR0315/19-20)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 1 Year
Education Bachelor Degree
Kowloon Tong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Laboratory
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 20/03/2020


Department of Biology

The appointees are expected to work on research projects related to chronic inflammation, cancer prevention, inflammaging, network pharmacology, bioactive protein purification using FPLC, or quality control analysis of natural products.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree with one year post-qualification research experience in pharmacology, pharmaceutics, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, herbal medicine, nutrition or equivalent. Hands-on experience in qRT-PCR, in vitro / in vivo studies, western blotting, immunostaining, FPLC, HPLC, UPLC, LC-MS (Q-TOF) or equivalent is preferable. They should also have a strong commitment to research work, be good team players and be highly motivated. Applicants with more experience will be considered for the post of Senior Research Assistant.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System ( Those not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, and appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 20 April 2020