Research Assistant (Bioinformatics)

University of Hong Kong
School of Biomedical Sciences
Hong Kong


We seek a Research Assistant I/II in the School of Biomedical Sciences to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. The appointee will participate in research projects relating to single-cell analysis, disease genomics, metagenomics, and systems biology. More details about the research conducted in the Ho Lab can be found here:

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.


Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree preferably in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Biomedical Sciences, Bioengineering or a related discipline, with experience in developing and applying bioinformatics software to solve a variety of biomedical problems. They should also be proficient in at least one computer programming language, organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently and in a team.

Start date

As soon as possible

How to Apply

Expression of interest should be directed to Dr. Joshua Ho (

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will continue until 30 November 2018. Instruction can be found here:


Dr Joshua Ho