Research Assistant
Ref. no. ICMS-2021-01

Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences (ICMS) of the University of Macau opens position 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 / for details.


  1. Operate and maintain microscopy system, multi-label counter, real-time PCR machine, ultra-high speed centrifuge, liquid nitrogen tank, etc;
  2. Microbial detection and identification for food and water
  3. Maintain the laboratory environment & safety ;
  4. Assist in equipment use and training for laboratory users;
  5. Assist in other laboratory related activities.


  1. Bachelor degree or above, major 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: real-time PCR machine, labelling free technology or related instruments will be given a higher priority;
  3. Certificate related to ISO 17025 or other equivalent laboratory accreditation would be an advantage.
  4. Relevant research or working experience would be an advantage ;
  5. Responsible, motivated and initiative personality
  6. Good command of English or Chinese;
  7. Good communication skills and ability to work well within a team environment;