GUO LABORATORY 
Aging, Alzheimer's Disease, Biomarker, Neuroimaging

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We are looking for qualified candidates for postdocs, research assistants/interns in the field of Biomedical Engineering or Neuroimaging or Neuroscience or Clinical Neurology and other related subjects. We select excellent research assistants/interns to continue PhD study in Peking University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong University (3 candidates per year). If you have interests to join us, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Guo (Email: tengfei.guo@pku.edu.cn /tengfei.guo@szbl.ac.cn).

Postdoc

 Position Description:

- Carry out research work under the guidance of the research group leader, and welcome outstanding doctoral students to bring their own 

    projects to join the research group for cooperation;

- Processes brain PET/MRI images and conducts scientific research on AD and other neurodegenerative diseases (2);Analysed plasma or 

    cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers (Aβ42, Aβ40, P-TAU181, P-TAU217) and carried out scientific research on AD and other 

    neurodegenerative diseases (1);

- Assist in the application of National Natural Science Foundation of China and provincial and municipal projects, or apply for postdoctoral 

    scientific funds as the person in charge.


 Required Qualifications:

- Have or will have a doctorate in biomedical engineering or biomedical engineering or neuroscience or neuroimaging or biochemistry, 

    clinical neurology or related fields at home and abroad;The following research background is preferred: 1) Have a background in processing 

    psychology or cognitive science and have experience using neuroimaging or biomarkers to study the neuroscience of the brain; 

    2) Study of neurodegenerative diseases of the brain based on PET and MRI images; 3) Study on neurodegenerative diseases based on 

    CSF or plasma biomarkers; 4) Experience in processing the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) database.

- Strong interest in scientific research, good English literature reading and writing ability;

- Have published or will publish research papers in mainstream journals of the major, and have the ability to carry out scientific research 

    independently;

- Excellent academic ethics and professional ethics, good communication skills and team spirit, industrious, honest and self-motivated.


 What we offer:

- Step-based annual salary system with an income of no less than 350,000 RMB/year (54000dollar) (including the subsidy of 180,000 RMB 

    from Shenzhen Municipal Government). The specific salary can be negotiated according to the applicant's experience and achievements;

- Provide a good working environment and sufficient research funds, equipped with sophisticated experimental instruments, and give a high degree of 

    freedom in the direction of scientific research;

- The basic treatment includes relevant welfare and five social insurance and one housing fund as stipulated by the state. Household registration 

    and children's enrollment in kindergarten/school shall be implemented in accordance with relevant regulations of Shenzhen Bay Laboratory;

- Postdoctoral staff can voluntarily choose to settle down in Shenzhen.Those who choose to settle in Shenzhen can receive an additional housing 

    subsidy of 30,000 yuan from Shenzhen for newly introduced talents (Implementation Measures of Housing Substances for Newly Introduced 

    Talents in Shenzhen).

- If you meet the relevant regulations, you can apply for the relevant supporting benefits of Shenzhen (such as other talent subsidies, public rental 

    housing, talent housing, etc.). The details need to be discussed in person;

- Excellent performers can be recommended to study in the research groups of international partners such as University of California, Berkeley, Lawrence 

    Berkeley National Laboratory, Technical University of Munich, University of Munich, etc.

- After leaving the station, the postdoc can be employed as an assistant researcher/associate researcher of the research group according to his/her 

    working ability and personal willingness;The research start-up fund of 300,000 yuan from Shenzhen Municipal Government will be granted to those 

    who stay in Shenzhen.Those who stay in Shenzhen for more than 3 years after leaving the station can be identified as Shenzhen reserve talents and 

    receive 1.6 million housing subsidies from Shenzhen.


 Application materials and methods:

- Complete CV in Chinese/English, including personal research interests, career goals, major research skills, research experience and achievements, awards, etc.

- Scanned copies of certificates of education and degree;

- Personal statement (research interests and future plans);

- Full text of representative achievements;

- Contact information of 3 referees or send it directly to wangsy@szbl.ac.cn;

- Other materials that can demonstrate scientific research and working ability.


How to Apply?


Please send the materials to wangsy@szbl.ac.cn or tengfei.guo@szbl.ac.cn. Please use the format "Application-Job title-Name" as the subject of your email. 

The interview will be notified as soon as possible after the primary election. This recruitment is Open Until Filled.



Research Assistant / Intern

 Position Description:

- Complete the work assigned by the laboratory and meet the standard requirements.

- Recruit the community elderly volunteers and complete neurocognitive scores (1 person). OR, assist clinical partners to take blood samples and 

    complete plasma and white blood cell separation, sample storage, plasma protein quantitative analysis, etc.

- Outstanding performers can be referred to HKU/HKUST/Peking University PhD students after 6 months or 1 year, with 3 places per year in the subject group.


 Required Qualifications:

- Bachelor degree or above in biomedical engineering or bioengineering or biochemistry or psychology or clinical medicine.

- Working experience, R/Matlab/Python programming experience, good English proficiency is preferred.

- Strong experimental operation/management ability, independent thinking and problem solving ability, good team spirit and communication skills.


 What we offer:

- The specific treatment will be determined after communication with the group leader. Meanwhile, Shenzhen Bay Laboratory provides free dormitories for long-term     interns, and Shenzhen Bay Laboratory can provide internship certificates for eligible applicants.


 Application materials and methods:

- Curriculum vita.

- The copy of academic qualifications and degrees.

- Reference letter.

- Other materials that can demonstrate you are competent for this job.  




Please send the materials to wangsy@szbl.ac.cn or tengfei.guo@szbl.ac.cn. Please use the format "Application-Job title-Name" as the subject of your email. 

The interview will be notified as soon as possible after the primary election. This recruitment is Open Until Filled.