Job ref no.: 180000U9
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

Research Assistant(s)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

  • 5-day week
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan

Applications are invited for:

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Research Assistant(s) 

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, working with more than 150 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and Mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, training and education to the highest possible standard in all major areas of ophthalmology and visual sciences. The Department has a strong track record and profile in international ophthalmology, and is dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. The Department, always ‘in search of excellence’, is highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

Applicants should have/be (i) a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Health Sciences, Biomedical Engineering or other related disciplines; (ii) experience in relevant clinical or laboratory research; (iii) honest, responsible, mature and attentive to details; (iv) keen interest in research work in ophthalmology and visual sciences; and (v) good written and oral communication skills in English.

The appointee(s) will carry out (a) ophthalmic measurements (such as optical coherence tomography, fundus fluorescein angiography and electroretinography), drug treatment, histology, immunology, molecular biology analyses in laboratory animals; and (b) ophthalmic investigations for clinical and laboratory-based research projects. In-house training will be provided.

Appointment will be made on contract basis for one to two year(s) initially (with contract-end gratuity for a two-year contract) commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.


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Job ref no. 180000U9 (CT3115817-01#0001)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 0 year - 1 year
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree