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Research Assistant I in Bioinformatics Core

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Research Assistant I in Bioinformatics Core

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526650 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (22200) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I in Bioinformatics Core of the Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) (Ref.: 526650) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

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Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) is an academic research-support centre embracing multi-omics and big data biomedical research under the LKS Faculty of Medicine. CPOS core laboratories host state-of-the-art technology platforms with sophisticated equipment supported by over 70 dedicated members. Welcome to visit https: // cpos.hku.hk to explore more.

Career Prospects

  • Unique opportunity to participate in world-class research
  • Exposure to a wide range of clinicians, biologists and bioinformatics experts
  • Long-term development opportunities
  • Expert technical and managerial career track
  • The Role

  • Manage, explore and perform mining of data to address important biological questions
  • Analyze genomics or proteomics datasets
  • Engage in collaborative efforts with scientists and provide expert informatics solutions
  • Qualifications and Qualities

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Biological Sciences or related disciplines
  • Fresh graduates are welcome
  • Ability to use programming languages such as R, Python, or related languages
  • Experience in analyzing genomics or proteomics datasets (advantageous)
  • Good communication skills
  • Proactive and enjoy teamwork
  • Willing to meet new challenges
  • A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits, continuing professional development, and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University's career site (https: // jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until May 31, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    Advertised: May 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: May 31, 2024 (HK Time)

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    Job details


    Research Assistant I in Bioinformatics Core


    Hong Kong University


    Hong Kong


    May 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    May 31, 2024

    Job type



    Biology,Computer Science,Engineering,Mathematics,Medicine,Physics

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