Research Assistant II

Hong Kong University
September 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
Working type:N/A
Ref info:N/A
Research Assistant II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 527041 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant II in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref: 527041) (to commence as soon as possible for 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance).

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Social Sciences, Social Work, Psychology, Statistics or related disciplines, preferably with training backgrounds in social science research. They should be interested in social work, aging, and social policy research and self-motivated. They should also have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese); a strong sense of responsibility; good organizational and interpersonal skill; ability to work independently and as a team, and to collaborate with external parties.

The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator (Prof. Peiyi Lu) in collecting first-hand data on older adults in Hong Kong, including doing qualitative interviews, collecting and cleaning the data, analyzing data, drafting reports, and performing any other duties as assigned. The appointee will also have the chances to conduct self-initiated research projects using secondary data analysis and publish academic articles. The appointee will have the opportunity to pursue further research postgraduate degree under Prof. Lu's supervision if applicable. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.

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 CV. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until September 30, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Jun 14, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Sep 30, 2024 (HK Time)

Apply now

From this employer

Recent blogs

Recent news