Hong Kong Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Limited

Post-Doctoral Fellow / Research Associate (ND0002)

Hong Kong Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Limited
Posted on 8-Apr-21

Post-Doctoral Fellow / Research Associate (ND0002)

Hong Kong Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Limited

Job Highlights

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow / Research Associate
  • PhD degree in life science
  • Hong Kong Science Park

Job Description

Duties
Successful candidates will study the roles and the effect of genetic risk factors in neurodegenerative diseases through a systems approach, involving epigenetic, transcriptomic, and proteomics analysis. They will also be required to process and analyze human tissues, including frozen brain tissues and paraffin blocks.  The positions provide exchange opportunities and the successful candidates will work closely with renowned laboratories at international institutions.    
Requirements
Applicants should have a PhD degree in life science; background in neuroscience, neuroanatomy or a related field; and research experience in human tissues, histology and immunohistology.  Knowledge of neuro-pathology, genomic DNA, RNA, and biochemistry techniques is preferred.  The appointee should possess outstanding communication skills and strong passion and commitment to science, and enjoy working in a multidisciplinary and diverse team.
Salary and Benefits
Salary will be commensurate with qualification and experience.  Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided.  Appointment will be offered on a contract basis, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance. 

Application Procedure
To apply, please click "APPLY NOW" and send your application with a full resume and salary expectation. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the results of their applications. Review of applications will begin shortly and continue until the position is filled.
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Additional Information

Job Type
Full Time, Contract

Company Overview

Hong Kong Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Limited
香港神經退行性疾病中心有限公司

Company Introduction:

Hong Kong Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases Limited (HKCeND) is hosted by The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology as a research center for advanced research on neurodegenerative diseases in Hong Kong. HKCeND teams up with prominent research investigators to collectively establish a hub harboring state-of-the-art technological platforms for the generation of new insights on disease pathways, identification of disease-associated targets and potential drug candidates, and development of effective clinical interventions, diagnostics and prognostics for neurogenerative diseases.

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