Postdoctoral Fellowship in Bioinformatics

University of Hong Kong
School of Biomedical Sciences
Hong Kong
www.sbms.hku.hk/staff/joshua-wing-kei-ho

Description

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Biomedical Sciences (Ref.: 494193), to commence as soon as possible for two to three years. The appointee will participate in research projects relating to single-cell analysis, disease genomics, metagenomics, cloud computing, medical AI, and precision medicine. All projects will involve analysing large 'omic' data with collaborators, and opportunity to develop novel bioinformatics methods and software.

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

Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Joshua Ho at jwkho@hku.hk.


Qualifications

Applicants should have a Ph.D. 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 organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently and in a team; and must be proficient in at least one computer programming language.


Start date

As soon as possible

Start date

To be determined

How to Apply

CV and cover letter should be sent to Dr Joshua Ho via email.


Contact

jwkho@hku.hk