Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Assistant Project Manager / Project Coordinator)

Hong Kong University
June 30, 2024
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Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Assistant Project

Manager / Project Coordinator)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526852 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (21300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Assistant Project Manager / Project Coordinator) in the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref.: 526852)

We now invite applications for the captioned post(s).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Mainly assist the management of community-related projects
  • Assist in patient recruitment, design of face-to-face interviews (individual or focus group) and surveys
  • Prepare transcription and translation of the audio-taped scripts
  • Quantitative and qualitative data management and analysis
  • Prepare reports
  • Handle inquiries from related parties
  • Assist in the logistics arrangement for project coordination
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • Possess a Bachelor's degree in healthcare-related or social sciences disciplines including but not limited to pharmacy, nursing, psychology, public health, health economics, social work and social administration or a related field
  • Experience in conducting qualitative or mixed methods studies (e.g. patient recruitment, conducting individual and/or focus group interviews, designing questionnaires for survey studies, survey validation, data collection and analysis using qualitative methods and various tools, e.g. NVivo, Quadrics), quality of life research, or economic evaluations will be an advantage
  • Excellent coordination, organization and problem-solving skills
  • A good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese)
  • A strong sense of responsibility and the ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Those with higher qualifications and more experience will be appointed as Research Assistant I.
  • Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 526391) need not re-apply.
  • What We Offer

    The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 1-year temporary basis or 2-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

    A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme at 10% of basic salary. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Edmund Yiu ([email protected]) or Dr. Vanessa Ng ([email protected]).

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online application for the above post(s). Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 3 0, 2024 , or until the post(s) is/are filled, whichever is earlier.

    The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

    Advertised: May 28, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Jun 30, 2024 (HK Time)

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