The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 520429 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in Community Child Health in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 520429) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above, preferably in community child health, public health, social sciences, psychology or healthcare-related disciplines. Experience in research projects and medical statistics would be an advantage. They should have a good command of written English and Chinese (including Cantonese); proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; and good problem-solving, communication, organizational and administrative skills. They should be self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team.
The appointees will support the daily operations of a large-scale multidisciplinary project. They will perform fieldwork in different settings; assist in data collection and entry; prepare reports and presentations; provide administrative support; and perform other duties as assigned. Working on evenings and public holidays may be required.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointments on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. and academic transcripts. Review of applications will start on May 25, 2023 and continue until August 10, 2023 , or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: May 11, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Aug 10, 2023 (HK Time)