Research Assistant (TC-012019-RA)
(Duration : 1-year contract, renewable)
Research Assistant positions are available in the Division of Life Science at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
The appointee will assist in research projects that investigate the basic biology of skeletal muscle regeneration. He or She will assist in conducting research and general lab duties as assigned by the team leader. The appointee will assist in performing experiments including animal surgery, biochemical assays and histology. For more details, please visit the homepage of Prof. Tom Cheung : http://cheunglab.ust.hk/
Applicant should have a master’s or bachelor’s degree in biology, biochemistry or related areas. Relevant work experience in biology / biochemistry laboratories, knowledge of laboratory animal husbandry and adult stem cell biology will be an asset. Preference will be given to candidates with practical experience in molecular and cell biology techniques.
To apply for this position, a cover letter indicating current research and future research interests, curriculum vitae and the names and email addresses of three referees should be sent to Prof. Tom Cheung, Division of Life Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.
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