Research Assistant in Bioinformatics

University of Hong Kong
School of Biomedical Sciences
Hong Kong


Applications are invited for appointment a research assistant position in the Laboratory of Dr Joshua Ho (, to commence as soon as possible. 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


Applicants should have a Bachelor degree preferably in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Biomedical Sciences, Bioengineering or a related discipline, with a passion for developing and applying bioinformatics software to solve a variety of biomedical problems. They 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.


Dr Joshua Ho