School of Life Sciences Research Assistant Professor (Ref. 190000L6) (Closing date: May 10, 2019)
The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and Centre for Cell and Developmental Biology at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) seek to hire a Research Assistant Professor in the areas of Plant Cell and Molecular Biology or Biochemistry with postdoc research experience in these areas using plants or other eukaryotic systems.
Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in biological sciences; (ii) at least 1-3 years of postdoctoral experience; (iii) demonstrated research ability and experience in cell biology, molecular biology and protein chemistry; and (iv) experience in recombinant protein expression using various systems such as yeast, mammalian cells, plant cells and plants. Experience in large-scale protein production purification and downstream processing would be an advantage.
The successful candidate is expected to seek external grants, carry out project-/ Centre-related research, co-supervise students and assist in Centre management.
Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to three years commencing August 2019, renewable subject to mutual agreement.
Application Procedure Interested candidates should submit an online application and attach copies of qualification documents, a publication list and/or selected abstracts, and the names and e-mail addresses of three referees to whom the candidates' consent has been given for their providing reference letters.
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://career.cuhk.edu.hk.