Job Opportunities

Academic Position(s)

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases.

We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members and are looking for candidates with (i) effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; (ii) personal integrity, sincerity, and teamwork. Local and overseas applications are both welcome.

Applicants should (i) have a medical qualification (preferably approved for full registration with The Medical Council of Hong Kong) and relevant post-registration experience; (ii) be effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking; (iii) demonstrate personal integrity, sincerity, and teammateship; (iv) possess proven track records in clinical, research and teaching expertise in the respective subspecialty area, (v) show leadership qualities; and (vi) have higher qualification in ophthalmology.

Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for one to two years initially commencing as soon as possible, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to promotion, long-term appointment and substantiation.

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Closing Date: Feb 15, 2022

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases.

We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members and are looking for candidates with (i) effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; (ii) personal integrity, sincerity, and teamwork. Local and overseas applications are both welcome.

Applicants should (i) have a medical qualification (preferably approved for full registration with The Medical Council of Hong Kong) and relevant post-registration experience; (ii) be effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking; (iii) demonstrate personal integrity, sincerity, and teammateship; (v) possess clinical, research and teaching experiences and expertise in the respective subspecialty area, and (iv) preferably have higher qualification in ophthalmology.

Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for one to two years initially commencing as soon as possible, which, subject to performance and mutual agreement, may lead to promotion, long-term appointment and substantiation.

You can apply the post by click HERE

Closing Date: Feb 15, 2022

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases.

We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members and are looking for candidates with (i) effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; (ii) personal integrity, sincerity, and teamwork. Local and overseas applications are both welcome.

Applicants should (i) have a medical qualification (preferably approved for full registration with The Medical Council of Hong Kong) and relevant post-registration experience; (ii) be effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking; and (iii) demonstrate personal integrity, sincerity, and teammateship.

Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for one to two years initially commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

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Closing Date: Feb 22, 2022

Administrative Position(s)

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. DOVS, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, and ophthalmic studies on disease entities, including COVID-19, children eye diseases autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, and retina diseases. We are highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

The appointee(s) will serve as Eye Care Assistant(s), and will (a) provide assistance in ophthalmic consultation; (b) conduct ophthalmic investigations, including checking non-contact eye pressure and conducting visual field tests; (c) perform reception duties and answer enquiries; and (d) maintain the operations of the eye clinic. In-house training and eye care assistant training will be provided where appropriate. Applicants should have (i) completed secondary education; (ii) fast and accurate word-processing skill; (iii) good service attitude and the ability to work independently; (iv) basic computer applications skills; (v) a basic command of English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua); (vi) a detail-oriented, polite and positive work attitude; (vii) an effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (viii) personal integrity, sincerity, and teamwork. 

Appointment will initially be made on a 1-year contract, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement. 

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Closing Date: Feb 1, 2022

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and the mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of ophthalmology and visual sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. DOVS, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, and ophthalmic studies on disease entities, including COVID-19, children eye diseases autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, and retina diseases. We are highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

The appointee(s) will (a) participate in and provide logistics support to community services and eye screening projects held on weekday evenings, Saturdays or Sundays; (b) provide assistance in daily office operations; (c) conduct ophthalmic investigations in eye screening projects; and (d) perform other tasks as assigned. In-house training will be provided where appropriate.

Applicants should have (i) completed secondary education; (ii) fast and accurate word-processing skill; (iii) good service attitude and the ability to work independently; (iv) basic computer applications skills; (v) a basic command of English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua); (vi) a detail-oriented, polite, positive, effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; (vii) personal integrity and sincerity; and (viii) the ability to work as a team. Local and overseas applicants are both welcome.

Appointment will initially be made on a 1-year contract, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

You can apply the post by click HERE

Closing Date: Feb 1, 2022

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and the mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of ophthalmology and visual sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. DOVS, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, and ophthalmic studies on disease entities, including COVID-19, children eye diseases autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, and retina diseases. We are highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

The appointee(s) will (a) participate in and provide logistics support to community services and eye screening projects held on weekday evenings, Saturdays or Sundays; (b) provide assistance in daily office operations; (c) conduct ophthalmic investigations in eye screening projects; and (d) perform other tasks as assigned. In-house training will be provided where appropriate.

Applicants should have (i) completed secondary education; (ii) Grade E/Level 2 or above in at least 5 subjects in HKCEE, including Chinese and English (Syllabus B); OR any combination of results in at least 5 HKDSE subjects (including Level 2 or above in Chinese and English): Level 2 or above in NSS subjects, “Attained” or above in ApL subjects (subject to a maximum of 2 subjects), and Grade E or above in Other Language subjects; (iii) fast and accurate English and Chinese word-processing skills; (iv) proficiency in computer applications, including MS PowerPoint and Excel; (v) a good command of spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); (vi) good interpersonal skills and telephone manners; (vii) an effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (viii) personal integrity, sincerity, and the ability to work as a team. Local and overseas applicants are both welcome.

Applicants must submit copies of HKCEE/HKDSE certificates showing that they have fulfilled the language requirements and/or academic qualifications stated above, otherwise their applications will NOT be considered.

Appointment will initially be made on a 1-year contract, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

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Closing Date: Feb 1, 2022

Clinical Position(s)

Thank you for your interest in the our department. However, we are not accepting applications for Clinical appointments at this time.

Research Position(s)

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of ophthalmology and visual sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases. We are always “in search of excellence” and are currently looking for local and overseas candidates to take up positions in clinical ophthalmology at Associate Professor, Assistant Professor and Clinical Lecturer levels in all major clinical sub-specialties. For our research (academic, community and translational) programmes that involve a huge amount of demographic, ophthalmic, imaging, surgical, phenotypic, genotypic and genomic data from our multiple centres on broad cross-sectional and long term longitudinal basis, we are looking for Research Assistant Professor, Scientific Officers, Postdoctoral Fellows, Technicians and Research Assistants. We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members and are looking for candidates with (1) effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (2) personal integrity, sincerity and teamwork. Local and overseas applications are both welcome. 

The appointee(s) will (a) design and develop software and hardware applications for team or independent research projects in eye diseases; (b) perform data and image analysis in research projects; (c) supervise research projects; (d) prepare and submit manuscripts; and (e) perform other departmental tasks as assigned. 

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in Statistics, Data Analysis, Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering; (ii) at least 1 year’s post-doctoral experience in clinical/scientific research and/or laboratory management; (iii) at least 2 years’ experience as a statistician, data analyst, software engineer or computer engineer in the industry, software house or research institution; and (iv) experience in software application and database development. Proven research experience, with good track record in imaging data analysis or artificial intelligence/machine learning algorithms will be advantageous.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for 1 to 2 years (with contract-end gratuity for a 2-year contract), renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

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Closing Date: Feb 8, 2022

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of ophthalmology and visual sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases. We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members and are looking for candidates with (1) effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (2) personal integrity, sincerity and teamwork. Local and overseas applications are both welcome. 

The appointee(s) will carry out (a) ophthalmic investigations for clinical service and research projects; (b) database development and data analysis in eye health care and research projects, and (c) laboratory-based research as appropriate. In-house training will be provided. 

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Biology, Health Sciences, or other related disciplines; (ii) proficiency in English and Chinese; (iii) keen interest in research work in the field of ophthalmology and visual sciences; (iv) experience in clinical or laboratory research; (v) a strong quantitative background in data analysis using R, Python, STATA, SAS or other statistical packages; and (vi) a responsible and mature work attitude, and attentiveness to details. Knowledge of advanced statistical modelling, and programming skills in C and C++ would be advantageous. 

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for 1 to 2 years commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement. 

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Closing Date: Feb 8, 2022

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. DOVS, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for local and overseas candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving clinical ophthalmology, ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, specific disease entities such as children eye diseases, autoimmune eye diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases and genetic eye diseases.

Applicants should have a PhD degree in Statistics, Data Analysis, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Biostatistics. Research experience in imaging data analysis or artificial intelligence/machine learning algorithms will be an advantage.

Duties include (a) conducting and coordinating research projects; (b) developing research methods; (c) entering and processing clinical and investigative data; (d) statistical analysis and manuscript preparation; and (e) performing other departmental tasks as assigned.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

You can apply the post by click HERE

This is an ongoing job post and the closing date will update until further notice.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases. We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, Data Analysis, Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering; (ii) an effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (iii) personal integrity, sincerity and teamwork spirit. Research experience in imaging data analysis or artificial intelligence/machine learning algorithms would be an advantage. Both local and overseas applications are welcome.

Duties include (a) conducting and coordinating team or independent research projects; (b) developing research methods; (c) entering and processing clinical and investigative data; (d) statistical analysis and manuscript preparation; and (e) performing other departmental tasks as assigned.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one to two years commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

You can apply the post by click HERE

This is an ongoing job post and the closing date will update until further notice.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient services, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. DOVS, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, and ophthalmic studies on disease entities, including COVID-19, children eye diseases autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, and retina diseases. We are highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences, Biology or other related disciplines; (ii) proficiency in English and Chinese; (iii) good interpersonal and communication skills; (iv) the ability to work independently and as a team member; (v) a working knowledge of surgical instrumentation and sterilisation techniques; and (vi) a strong background in technical skill sets.

The appointee(s) will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Ophthalmic Microsurgical Training Programme. Duties include (a) providing technical support to all simulation operations, including preparation and maintenance of computerised simulation systems, and animal tissues including eyes, orbital skin and bony socket; (b) providing on-site technical support to instructors and trainees, and ensuring up-keeping of laboratory house rules during courses, which can be held during evenings and weekends; (c) performing routine checks/documentation of surgical consumables supply and inventory; (d) troubleshooting and maintaining equipment; (e) operating multimedia audio-visual systems, such as video camera recorder and live internet teleconference broadcast system; and (f) providing administrative support to course logistics, and preparing teaching manuals and equipment standard operational procedures and guidelines. In-house training will be provided where appropriate.

You can apply the post by click HERE

This is an ongoing job post and the closing date will update until further notice.

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS), working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programs and public education projects. Our work in clinical ophthalmology includes children eye diseases, autoimmune diseases, ocular surface diseases, refractive errors especially myopia, ocular cancers, dry eye disease, thyroid eye diseases, glaucoma, retina diseases, orbital diseases and neurologic eye diseases. We are committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences or other related disciplines; (ii) proficiency in English and Cantonese; (iii) keen interest in research work in the field of ophthalmology and visual sciences; (iv) an effective, intelligent, energetic, resourceful and forward-looking work attitude; and (v) personal integrity, sincerity and teamwork spirit. Relevant experience in clinical/laboratory/statistical studies is preferred. Both local and overseas applications are welcome.

Duties include (a) participating in and providing logistical support for community services and eye screening projects to be held on weekday evenings, Saturdays or Sundays; (b) carrying out ophthalmic investigations to be conducted in eye screening projects; (c) providing support in data processing and analysis; and (d) performing other departmental duties as assigned. In-house training will be provided where appropriate.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one to two years commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

You can apply the post by click HERE

This is an ongoing job post and the closing date will update until further notice.

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, working with more than 200 ophthalmologists and visual scientists in Hong Kong and mainland China, is committed to advancing patient service, research, and training and education to the highest quality in all major areas of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. We are also dedicated to worthwhile community programmes and public education projects. The Department, always “in search of excellence”, is looking for candidates to take up positions in our clinical and research (academic, community and translational) programmes involving ophthalmic investigations, public education, out-reach, and ophthalmic studies on eyes diseases including glaucoma. We are highly committed to supporting career development of all staff members.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree or above, preferably obtained from a local university; (ii) an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; (iii) research skills such as data collection, analysis of surveys and questionnaires; and (iv) a strong sense of responsibility as well as good communication skills.

Duties include (a) assisting in a research impact case project; (b) providing administrative support; (c) undertaking research, developing and implementing advanced high technology with the guidance from Postdoctoral Fellows or Technicians; and (d) performing other duties as assigned.

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

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This is an ongoing job post and the closing date will update until further notice.