【科研助理】香港理工大学生物化学科研助理岗位

发布时间:2018-03-13浏览次数:14

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a government-funded tertiary institution in Hong Kong with a total student headcount of about 29,000, including full-time and part-time students. The University offers a wide range of taught and research programmes up to doctoral level and is fully committed to academic excellence in a professional context with a view to designing, developing and delivering application-oriented education and training programmes. It offers programmes at various levels including Doctorate, Master's and Bachelor's degrees. The University has 28 academic departments and units grouped under 6 faculties and 2 schools. It has a full-time academic staff strength of around 1,400. The total annual consolidated expenditure budget of the University is in excess of HK$7.5 billion.


  The University is implementing its fourth Strategic Plan under the theme of Soaring with a Vision (2012/13 to 2017/18) with the vision to be a leading university that excels in professional education, applied research and partnership for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation and the world. It engages in a broad portfolio of research and scholarly activities in a focused manner, with special emphasis on applied research. In addition to research funding obtained from external sources, the University provides internal funding for research. In 2017/2018, the internal funding allocated for research activities amounts to about HK$162.84 million. Over the years, the University has developed a close and productive partnership with industries and commerce in Hong Kong and collaboration with numerous universities internationally. The Institute for Entrepreneurship is established by the University to support industrial and commercial development in Hong Kong and the Region through knowledge transfer and entrepreneurship activities.


The job openings now available are as detailed under External Advertisements. For non-academic posts, candidates may be invited to sit for the Language Proficiency Test (LPT) organized by the University. The LPT will comprise an English test paper and a Chinese test paper. Please refer to the sample test papers for familiarization of the LPT. Candidates can be exempted from LPT if they have attained any of the following:

To be exempted from the English test:
- HKDSEE Level 5 or above in English Language
- HKALE Grade C or above in Use in English
- GCE A Level Grade C or above in English Language
- IELTS Overall Band 6.5 or above, and 6.5 or above in Writing


To be exempted from the Chinese test:
- HKDSEE Level 4 or above in Chinese Language
- HKALE Grade D or above in Chinese Language and Culture / Chinese Language and Literature

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in any of the openings, you are most welcome to apply.


附:生物化学科技研究助理

THE HONG KONG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY


DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED BIOLOGY AND CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY


Post Specification


Research Assistant (two posts) (Ref. 17062305) [Appointment period: each for twelve months]


Duties


The appointees will assist the project leader in the research project - “Research in chirosciences and chemical biology”.   


Qualifications


Applicants should:


(a) have at least an honours degree in Microbiology, Synthetic Chemistry or related disciplines;


(b) have experience and a record of publications in bacterial antimicrobial resistance, bacterial genetics or chemical synthesis;


(c) be familiar with molecular biology techniques such as Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), Cloning, Pulse Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE), Southern Blotting, etc.;


(d) have a good command of written and spoken English; and


(e) have good interpersonal skills and be a good team player.


Applicants are invited to contact Prof. K.Y. Wong at tel no. 3400 8686 or email kwokyin.wong@polyu.edu.hk for further information.


Remuneration


A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.



23 June 2017