The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 524325 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre of Cancer Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (22900) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Cancer Clinical Trials Unit, Centre of Cancer Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 524325) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance)
The Centre of Cancer Medicine is a platform to facilitate the academic development of cancer medicine and oncology, created to foster collaboration among the cognate disciplines/(sub)specialities within the Centre of Cancer Medicine/School of Clinical Medicine, and with other Schools/Departments/Institutes/Hospitals/Colleges. The Cancer Clinical Trials Unit is dedicated for the management, organization and conduction of oncology and related clinical research.
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Biological, Medical or Life Sciences or related disciplines. Applicants should have good coordination, problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills, and commitment to quality and compliance. They should also be detail-minded, able to handle multiple concurrent tasks with good time management skills, and self-motivated. A good command of written and spoken English and Chinese is a must. Those with less experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant II.
The appointee will undertake clinical trial coordination and operations responsibilities, including but not limited to study planning and management, trial volunteer recruitment and screening. He/She will also perform study procedures including blood taking, data collection, sample processing, documents/facilities/quality management, as well as communicating with clinical trial sponsors, contract research organizations and internal/external collaborators; and perform other duties as assigned. Working outside normal office hours and on weekends may be required occasionally.
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 application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University's career site (https: // jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. and one reference letter. Review of applications will start from January 30, 2024 and continue until February 27, 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Jan 16, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Feb 27, 2024 (HK Time)