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[Job Opening] Research Assistant I/II

Sophie Valkenburg is looking for a Research Assistant (I/II) to help long term on the group's cohort studies.

Ref.: 512152 Work type: Full-time Department: School of Public Health (22400) Categories: Research Support Staff

Research assistant I/II in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 512152) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance).

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in science, biology, medical sciences or related disciplines, preferably majoring in immunology or virology, with an established level of laboratory experience. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and a strong sense of responsibility. They should be attentive to details, and able to work independently. Experience in human blood processing, cell culture, serological assays and flow cytometry would be advantageous. The appointee will support ongoing long-term cohort studies of influenza and SARS-CoV-2 viruses, handle samples, provide technical support in the laboratory, maintain inventory record, and perform day-to-day administrative duties and other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload a cover letter, an up-to-date C.V. and the contact details of two referees. Review of applications will start on April 13, 2022 and continue June 30, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Mar 30, 2022 (HK Time) Applications close:Jun 30, 2022 (HK Time)


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