Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Medicine

Hong Kong University
July 31, 2024
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Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Medicine

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526560 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 526560)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • join an internationally active team of researchers in the development studies of big data and simulation modelling in health service
  • assist in the application and validation methodology on electronic medical records-based cohort studies
  • conduct data manipulation and visualization
  • prepare scientific publications, grant proposals and reports
  • provide general administrative and operational support
  • perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • a Bachelor's degree or above in public health, epidemiology, biostatistics, health economics or related disciplines, with a strong quantitative background
  • experience in analysing statistical data using R, SAS, Stata, Python or other programming packages
  • demonstrated expertise in analysis of large and complex datasets
  • excellent written and oral communication skills
  • ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team
  • experience in big data manipulation or decision analytics, and a track record of publications would be advantageous
  • Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Prof. Shirley Li at [email protected].

    What We Offer

    The appointment will commence as soon as possible on 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.

    Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 525781) 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 from May 24, 2024 and continue until July 31, 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: May 10, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Jul 31, 2024 (HK Time)

    Apply now

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