Vacancy

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 WengL@umac.mo or contact +853-88224699 for details.

Responsibilities:
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.

Requirements:
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;