Research Assistant I/II in HKU Stroke, Division of Neurology

Hong Kong University
April 30, 2024
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Research Assistant I/II in HKU Stroke, Division of Neurology

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526067 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the HKU Stroke, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 526067)

HKU Stroke is at the forefront of stroke and dementia research and is currently actively engaged in a large range of projects relating to stroke and dementia prevention and management. Current projects include: investigating the role of the gut microbiota with vascular and brain health; use of big datasets, hospital-based registries, advanced neuroimaging techniques and blood-based biomarkers to predict outcomes and facilitate personalised medicine; and use of digital health platforms and artificial intelligence in stroke and dementia. More details of current projects and activities can be found at HKU Stroke's website at

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • assist a range of clinical research studies at HKU Stroke (HKU Stroke Research and Prevention Group) of HKUMed
  • coordinate projects, including liaison and recruitment of subjects, questionnaire administration, assessments of clinical trials, data collection, entry, organization and analysis; and preparation of reports and manuscripts
  • perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in health sciences, social sciences, psychology, medical statistics or a related discipline, with 1 year's experience in health sciences research
  • a good command of written and spoken Chinese and English (including Cantonese)
  • a strong sense of responsibility, good interpersonal, organisational and communication skills
  • ability to work independently and collaboratively as a team
  • those with less experience or qualifications may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant II
  • What We Offer

    The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 1-year temporary 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. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 524088) need not re-apply.

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online application 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 April 30 , 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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

    Advertised: Mar 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Apr 30, 2024 (HK Time)

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