The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 524540 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Full-time Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref: 524540) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)
Applicants should possess a Master's degree in Social Sciences, Statistics, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Criminology or related disciplines, with at least one-year research experience. Those with interest in the topics of family, violence and delinquency, mental health, and gender are preferred. They should be competent in quantitative analysis and experienced in using statistical software (e.g. STATA, SPSS, and R) and qualitative analysis program (e.g. NVivo). They should also have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; a strong sense of responsibility; excellent organizational and interpersonal skill; ability to work independently and as a team, and to collaborate with external parties.
The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator, Professor Carrie Li, in managing research projects and be responsible for data collection, data analysis, preparation of presentations, drafting proposal and reports, and performing any other duties as assigned. The appointee will have ample opportunities to work with social workers, psychologists, multidisciplinary professionals, and other stakeholders in the local community. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV and a cover letter. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until Feb 15th, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Jan 24, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Feb 15, 2024 (HK Time)