Research Assistant I/II

Hong Kong University

Hong Kong

October 19, 2022

Description

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 515869 Work type: Full-time Department: School of Public Health (22400) Categories: Research Support Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Kinesiology of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 515869) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in exercise science, sports science, kinesiology, or a related discipline. They should have good communication skills in English and Chinese, competence in project management and administration, and the ability to multi-task. They should be organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently as well as in a collaborative team. Relevant coaching experience, and fitness instructor certification from a professional association (HKPFA, ACSM, NSCA, etc.), are desirable. Preference will be given to those who plan to pursue research postgraduate study.

The appointee will participate in an interdisciplinary research programme on exercise and health, including exercise intervention in children and adults. He/She will oversee literature review, collect and analyse data, and perform other research-related duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Parco Siu at pmsiu@hku.hk.

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 and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on August 3, 2022 and continue until October 19, 2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Jul 20, 2022 (HK Time) Applications close: Oct 19, 2022 (HK Time)

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