Post Doctoral Fellow in Statistical Genetics

University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Post-doctoral Fellow in Statistical Genetics

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 499157
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science (25900)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Statistical Genetics in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science (Ref.: 499157), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in a quantitative field including, but not limited to, statistics, biostatistics, computer science, bioinformatics, and computational biology.  They should have experience and interest in human genetics.    The appointee will conduct research in the group of Dr. Yan (Dora) Zhang.  Current topics of the group include statistical genetics, bioinformatics, risk prediction, and large-scale biomedical data analysis.  Information about the Department and Dr. Zhang can be obtained at and respectively.  

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a one-page research statement, and contact information of two referees.  They should also arrange two reference letters to be sent to Dr. Zhang (e-mail: directly by the referees.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until May 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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