Job Reference Number: C2i083P2
The Centre for Immunology & Infection (C2i) uses novel technology platforms for biomarker discovery and the development of new vaccine and therapeutic strategies.
It is the fruit of a long-standing partnership of more than 20 years between the LKS Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong (HKUMed) and the Institut Pasteur, Paris, two major international leaders combining their expertise to establish this centre of excellence.
C2i aims to establish a novel technology platform for biomarker discovery and development of new vaccine and therapeutic strategies. C2i addresses major unmet global and local public health needs with excellent potential for commercial exploitation.
Technical Officer (holding a functional title as Medical Technologist) (Ref.: C2i083P2)
Applications are now invited for appointment as Technical Officer (holding a functional title as Medical Technologist) (Ref.: C2i083P2), to commence as soon as possible on contract basis with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and mutual agreement.
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in biological/medical sciences or a related discipline and be registered as a Medical Laboratory Technologist at Medical Laboratory Technologist Board of Hong Kong. They must have strong background and research experience in molecular biology, virology, and animal experiments. Prior experience in working at a BSL-3 laboratory will be an advantage. The appointee will work in a research group to conduct influenza vaccines studies (https://www.c2i.hk/research-project-2).
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should submit their up-to-date C.V., quoting the job reference number, current/expected remuneration and availability, and research publication list, if applicable, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.
The personal data provided in the application process will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. The personal data may be transferred and disclosed to and used by HKU Innovation Holdings Limited and The University of Hong Kong for the above purposes.
Shuttle bus service is available to/from Hong Kong Science Park for commute. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. C2i thanks applicants for their interest but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.