Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences
Ref : 200001R3
Closing date : December 5, 2020
Applicants should have / be (i) a Master's degree or above in Biomedical Sciences or related disciplines plus four years' relevant post-qualification experience;
ii) solid research experience in and knowledge of the following areas : (a) Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS);
b) molecular biology techniques such as microarray and droplet digital PCR; (c) flow cytometry cell sorting; as well as (d) cell culture especially organoid and bacterial culture;
iii) the ability to work independently; (iv) a self-motivated, well-organised, cooperative and responsible work attitude;
v) the willingness to learn new things; and (vi) good communication skills in Chinese and English.
Duties include (a) working under the Institute's Director and his management team to provide assistance in the daily operations of the Core Laboratory and communal facilities of the Institute which will house about 30 research groups with over 400 members when in full-fledged operation;
b) providing LC-MS, molecular platforms, flow cytometry cell sorting, organoid and bacterial culture, and other core services to research teams;
c) maintenance of the facility and its equipment; (d) inventory maintenance; (e) attending urgent matters of the concerned facilities when necessary beyond office hour;
and (f) performing any other duties as assigned by the supervisor as appropriate.
Appointment will be made on contract basis for one year, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.
Applicants must submit copies of academic certificates showing that they have fulfilled the academic qualifications stated above, otherwise their applications may NOT be considered.