Research Assistant (Ref. SKL-QRCM-2019-01)

State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine (SKL-QRCM) of the University of Macau opens several positions for Laboratory Research Assistants. Applicant should send an application letter, detailed curriculum vitae, a recent photo, a copy of identification (ID), copies of academic certificates and the transcripts, and related materials to or contact +853-88224699 for details.

1. Operate and maintain microscopy system, multi-label counter, real-time PCR machine, ultra-high speed centrifuge, liquid nitrogen tank, etc;
2. Assist lab technicians to prepare and archive laboratory related documents;
3. Maintain the laboratory environment & safety ;
4. Assist laboratory users in training and using lab equipment;
5. Assist in other laboratory related events.

1. Bachelor degree or above major in Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Neurophysiology, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Biochemistry or any related discipline, equivalent work experience and/or qualification will also be considered; fresh graduates are welcome;
2. Hands-on experience above 1 year in operating the following equipment: laser confocal microscopy system , real-time PCR machine, labelling free technology or related instruments will be given a higher priority;
3. Relevant research or working experience would be an advantage ;
4. Responsible, motivated and initiative personality ;
5. Good command of English or Chinese; 6. Good communication skills and ability to work well within a team environment;