Institute of Integrated Bioinformedicine and Translational Science (IBTS) in Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites applications for the ‘Postdoctoral Research Fellow’ position in ’Synthesis & Pharmaceutics & Chemical Analysis Lab’ supervised by IBTS.

Qualification: Applicants must have a M.D. or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in pharmaceutical sciences or related equivalent experience, and should have demonstrated a record of publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals of high international reputation in related fields. Experience in utilizing polymer micelles / nanoparticle / liposome formulation-based siRNA delivery system, lipid biochemistry or applied nanotechnology will be considered an asset. Expertise in HPLC, LC-MS and other related quality control techniques for delivery system are required.

Duty: Successful candidates are expected to perform an independent research program within research focus of IBTS, manage IBTS’s functional lab (Synthesis & Pharmaceutics & Chemical Analysis Lab) and undertake supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students in HKBU. The major duty is to conduct a variety of complex and independent investigations in the planning and development of original research proposal within the overall scope of the IBTS for funding application. On the other hand, the duty is also defined to design experimental protocols, collect, analyze and report experimental data, and create and maintain accurate and timely records of test results, and assist in the publication of research findings.  

Offer: Initial appointment for the successful candidates will be made on a fixed-term contract of one to two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding. Appointments may be offered ‘Postdoctoral Research Fellow’ upwards at various levels depending on experience and qualification of the candidate.  

Application: Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae (name, education experience, working experience and a list of publications) and contact details of at least two referees within a single PDF via E-mail to

Contact Details:

Dr. Ge Zhang (M.D.)

Associate Professor

Ge Zhang’s Lab (

Institute of Integrated Bioinformedicine and Translational Science (

Jockey Club School of Chinese Medicine Building

Hong Kong Baptist University

No.7 Baptist University Road

Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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