Research Associate / Senior Research Assistant in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery (to commence as soon as possible, on a one-
year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Master degree or above in cancer genetics, biology, or social work (medical). Experience in patient counselling, especially in cancer / genetics counselling, would be a great advantage.
Those with research knowledge and experience in psycho-oncology and cancer genetics are also preferred. The appointee is expected to conduct research independently.
commissioning and managing research project and grants; delivering presentations at conferences; and supervising junior staff.
Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref : 201800694) need not re-apply.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefit.
The appointment on two-year fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.