The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 516661 Work type: Fractional / Part-time, Full-time Department: Department of Psychiatry, School of Clinical Medicine (21500) Categories: Research Support Staff Hong Kong
Full-time/Part-time Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Psychiatry, School Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 516661) (to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in psychology, social science, or any healthcare-related disciplines, with at least 3 years' full- time work experience. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), the ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team, and the ability to collaborate with external parties including academics and social service groups. They should also have a strong quantitative background, relevant experience in conducting and managing community research and clinical studies, and demonstrated expertise in the analysis of large and complex datasets.
The appointee will participate in a 2-year ethnic minority mental health pilot project, which aims to evaluate the effectiveness of mental health counselling for the ethnic minority in the Hong Kong community. He/She will assist in the development and management of the research components of the project; conduct literature reviews; prepare questionnaires; conduct assessments with participants; collect, input and analyse data; and perform other duties as assigned. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 515826) need not re-apply.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Sep 21, 2022 (HK Time) Applications close: Nov 30, 2022 (HK Time)