Career Opportunities

HKU-Pasteur Research Pole is currently not recruiting

Posted: 25 Jan 2016

All our positions at HKU-Pasteur Research Pole are currently filled.

We will offer new positions from April 2016. We will keep you updated.

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Key Responsibilities


Staff Openings

Junior Group Leader position at HKU-Pasteur Research Pole - The Call is now closed

Posted: 08 Apr 2015

The call is now closed. Thank you for your interest.

The HKU-Pasteur Research Pole and the School of Public Health of the University of Hong Kong invite applications for appointment as Research Assistant Professor (RAP) in the School of Public Health, from as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.  The appointee will work in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole and the Centre of Influenza Research.

All the information related to this position is available here.

The deadline for submitting applications is April 30th, 2015.

Further particulars can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/.

The University places great emphasis on staff development to help staff develop potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities catered for staff at different stages of career development.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.

Key Responsibilities

We are seeking talented, dynamic and highly motivated candidates to establish a new research group that will complement ongoing projects in the areas of influenza infection and vector-borne viruses. The successful candidate should have already a strong track record of publications and achievements in a relevant research area with demonstrated potential for leadership. The primary selection criterion will be scientific excellence and the perceived ability to augment the intellectual creativity, skills, and innovation potential of HKU-Pasteur Research Pole and the Center of Influenza Research, but we are particularly interested in candidates with international experience, applying innovative approaches to understand the cell biology of virus-host interactions and the immune response at the cellular and/or organismal level.


The start-up package includes the salary for the group leader, support for a research assistant and one postgraduate student, and contribution to running costs and equipment. The call is open to candidates within 8 years of obtaining a doctoral degree (MD and/or PhD).