Job ref no.: A/R/1015/03
City University of Hong Kong

Research Associate/Research Assistant in the Department of Chemistry

City University of Hong Kong

  • Competitive pay

Project : Preclinical in Vivo Evaluation of a Water-soluble and Potent Platinum-based Anticancer Prodrug

Duties : Assist in the biological evaluation of anticancer agents using mouse models (including toxicity study, xenograft test, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies).

The appointee is also required to work in a multidisciplinary team.

The appointment will be for 12 months with possibility of extension and commencing from September 2018.

Requirements : A PhD/Master’s degree in Chemistry/Biology/Pharmacology or related disciplines, preferrably with extensive experience in animal studies.

Salary and Conditions of Service
Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 27 July 2018.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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Worldwide recognition ranking 49th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2018); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).

More job information
Job ref no. A/R/1015/03 (CT3116695-01#0013)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Kowloon Tong
Employment Term
  • Temporary
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Master's degree