Research Officer

Reporting to the Scientific Officer, the incumbent will assume the following responsibilities:

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Assist in monitoring laboratory workload in terms of quality and quantity for the Hong Kong Genome Project
  • Participate in quality control, documentation, internal audit, and external quality assurance programmes to meet the accreditation standards
  • Assist in establishing and evaluating new methodology and instrument
  • Prepare Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and participate in improving quality and safety standards
  • Liaise with partnering centres and service providers to ensure alignment in practice
  • Assist in curation and interpretation of genome sequencing results using current international standards
  • Assist in coordinating multi-disciplinary team meetings and preparing presentation materials for the meetings
  • Participate in research and development
  • Perform any other duties assigned by senior officers