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Applications are invited for appointment as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Epigenetics, Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, Shantou University, from as soon as possible until the position is filled.

Applicants should possess a PhD degree or equivalent in molecular biology/biochemistry or related fields. The fellow will participate in studying lung cancer biomarker discovery and applications. Consideration would also be preferred for applicants with experiences in epigenetics, proteomics, mass spectrometry and protein crystallography. The postdoctoral researcher is expected to lead his/her project and to train students working in the lab. We offer highly competitive salary and bonus from Li Ka Shing Foundation. Leave and medical benefits will be offered to the successful candidate. The Department of Cell Biology and Genetics provides a rich environment with access to clinical samples, population genetics data and expertise in various related fields for the candidate to develop and gain valuable experience for career development.

Students for Master and PhD positions are also available in our lab. We seek for highly motivated candidates major in any areas of protein chemistry, molecular and cell biology, as well as epigenetics and oncology to apply for student positions.

Candidates should send a detailed CV with your photo to Prof. Andy T. Y. Lau (e-mail: and Prof. Amy Y. M. Xu (e-mail: