A postdoctoral position is available to study marine invertebrate response to climate change at proteomics or biomineralization or physiology levels.
Requirements: We are seeking talented, enthusiastic, creative and extremely hardworking young researchers with a strong commitment and dedication to interdisciplinary and collaborative research.
Qualifications: The candidate should have a Ph.D degree in zoology or biochemistry or marine science or molecular biology or related subjects. Research experience in proteomics or biomaterial analysis is PREFEREABLE. Most importantly, the applicant should have proven track record, e.g. PUBLICATIONS and excellent reference letter from their thesis or research supervisor(s). We are particularly interested in individuals who have a strong research background, think deeply and creatively, have varied intellectual interests, works independently, and is passionate about their work.
Salary: It starts from HK$ 28000 per month (1 US$ = 7.8 HK$). For this salary range, the income tax is negligible in Hong Kong. The contract is for 3 Years.
For further information about HKU please visit http://www.hku.hk. The HKU is ranking at 26 among the top 200 universities in the world (and No 2 in Asia). Our environmental proteomics, ocean acidification, and larval biology laboratories are member of the Swire Institute of Marine Science (SWIMS) (http://www.hku.hk/swims/) and School of Biological Sciences (http://www.hku.hk/biosch/). As such postdoctoral fellows will be exposed to a diverse, vibrant and interdisciplinary research environment (marine molecular ecology) and will be working on hot-science topics such as ocean acidification and environmental proteomics.
Please send CV, a statement outlining your interests, career objectives and experience (with evidence, e.g. PUBLICATIONS) with names and contact information for three references familiar with your research work to Dr. V Thiyagarajan (firstname.lastname@example.org). Further details about our laboratory interests and research facilities can be obtained from http://www.hku.hk/biosch/staff/rajan/rajan.htm