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Visiting Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences

(Reference No.: FHS/DBS/VL/05/2024)

Academic Staff

In 2013, UM launched the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) (, which aims at providing excellent education programmes, performing outstanding research and delivering dedicated services to the community. FHS established the Department of Biomedical Sciences (DBS) that aims at fortifying the teaching and research in the area of biomedical sciences, with focuses on precision oncology, stem cell and development, aging, neural and metabolism disorders and infectious diseases, biomedical imaging, data science, drug development, neuropsychiatry, structural biology, translational medicine, and public health. In 2020, UM also launched the Ministry of Education Frontiers Science Center for Precision Oncology (MoE-FSCPO).

DBS now invites applications for a one-year contract (with a possibility of renewal upon mutual agreement) in the position of Visiting Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences. The candidate is expected to have solid background in bioinformatics and genomics, preferably with exposure in precision medicine and/or other clinical setting.

Candidate should obtain a doctoral degree in related biological, health, medical studies, bioinformatics, and/or computer science, and have received at least three years of postdoctoral training and/or research experience in bioinformatics and/or medical artificial intelligence.

The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in July 2024.

A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP493,800 (approximately USD61,000) will be commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions.

Application Procedure
Applicants should visit for more details and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.

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University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
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The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate.

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** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**

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