Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors

Employer
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
March 10 2017
Discipline
Other, Education

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors

(Ref. 160001UC)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, an internationally ranked and top tier university in Asia, has recently established an Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (iTERM), focused on neuromusculoskeletal medicine.  

Research emphases will be on the following programmatic research areas:
•    stem cells and cell-based therapies
•    tissue engineering for regenerative medicine
•    3-dimensional microphysiological tissue models
•    translational and precision medicine

Hong Kong is a cosmopolitan city that is rich in culture and has long played a leading role in international commerce, finance and education. The Chinese University of Hong Kong is located on a serene campus that nurtures interaction and collaboration, including the neighboring Hong Kong Science and Technology Park, which houses biotech start-ups and major scientific industries.

iTERM is currently recruiting faculty at all levels, with academic appointments at appropriate departments in the Faculty of Medicine and/or Faculty of Engineering.

Applicants should have a PhD, MD, DVM or an equivalent degree in science, engineering or related disciplines, with a track record of research excellence. In addition to leading a vigorous, independent research program, the appointees are expected to be active participants in educational activities.

Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. Generous start-up package, competitive salary, and comprehensive core facilities in stem cells, genomics/proteomics, imaging, 3D printing and other areas, are available to support outstanding research programs.

Applications will be considered until the posts are filled.

Application Procedure

Applicants should submit application online, including CV and contact information of three referees. Reference letters can also be sent to the Director, Dr. Rocky S. Tuan, Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Room 123A, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong or by e-mail to iterm@cuhk.edu.hk.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://career.cuhk.edu.hk.