Job ref no.: C/R/200/03 & C/R/201/03 (CT3119744-01#0074)
City University of Hong Kong

Research Fellow/Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate/Research Assistant

City University of Hong Kong

  • Competitive pay

Research Fellow/Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate/Research Assistant in the Department of Biomedical Sciences

Projects : 

  1. Assay Platforms for CCK-B Receptor Agonists as Potential Treatment for Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment (2 posts) (Appointment for 21 months) [Ref. C/R/200/03]
  2. CCK-B Receptor Antagonists for the Treatment of Depression Especially Chronic Pain Comorbid Depression of Elderly (4 posts) (Appointment for 24 months) [Ref. C/R/201/03]

Duties : Carry out research activities (including neuroscience experiment by using laboratory rodents, preparation of solution for cell culture, use of cryostat microtome), and perform in-vitro recording.

Requirements : A Master’s degree/good honours degree in Science or related disciplines.

Candidates with a PhD in Science and no more than 3 years’ postdoctoral experience may be considered for appointment as Postdoctoral Fellow.

Candidates with a PhD plus appropriate experience or outstanding research performance may be considered for appointment as Research Fellow.

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 3 May 2019.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

Worldwide recognition ranking 55th, and 5th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2019); 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. C/R/200/03 & C/R/201/03 (CT3119744-01#0074)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Kowloon Tong
Employment Term
  • Temporary
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Master's degree