Post-doctoral Fellow (holding the title of Research Manager)
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 512722
Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences (30000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow (holding
the title of Research Manager) in the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.:
512722), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility
of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. Degree in Public Health, Psychology, Social
Work, Gerontology, Nursing, Counseling, Behavioral Health, Mental Health or a
related discipline; excellent written and spoken skills in Chinese/Cantonese
and English. Experience in undertaking research related to end-of-life care
(EoLC) and handling big data would be an advantage.
The appointee will work in the Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project
(JCECC) under the Faculty of Social Sciences. The Project, started in 2016,
aimed at improving the quality of End-of-Life Care (EoLC), enhancing the
capacity of service providers, as well as raising public awareness on life and
death issues. Details of the Project could be found at https:// www. JCECC.hk.
The appointee is expected to involve in a research team working on cutting-
edge research and evaluation studies in end-of-life care, and supervise junior
research staff. He/She will also be engaged in training for healthcare and
social care professionals as tutor/facilitator; and perform other duties as
assigned. This position will expose the appointee to both academic research
and teaching in the multi-disciplinary EoLC team.
Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 512151)
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 University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants
should apply online, upload a covering letter and an up-to-date CV. Review of
applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until May 30,
2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Apr 28, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close: May 30, 2022 (HK Time)