The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 520427 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 in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 520427) (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 in Psychology, Public Health, Science or other healthcare-related disciplines, preferably with at least one year's post-qualification. They should have a creative approach to problem-solving, excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Chinese, and good organizational and administrative skills. They should be self-motivated, highly committed, and able to work in a team. Experience in conducting clinical research would be an advantage.
The appointees will participate in various projects including a cohort COVID- pandemic children's mental health project, and several studies related to child development and behavior which may collaborate with other departments (such as Department of Psychology and Faculty of Social Sciences). They will liaise with different parties, assist in data collection, cleaning and management, and perform analyses under supervision. On-the-job training will be provided. The work location will be in Queen Mary Hospital, Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital & Hong Kong Children's Hospital.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment 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 applications for the above post. 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 post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: May 11, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Aug 10, 2023 (HK Time)