Research Assistant Professor
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 516204
Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor
(several posts) in the Division of Health Economics, Policy and Management
of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 516204), to commence as soon as
possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis and with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in public health, health services
research or other health-related disciplines, with post-doctoral research
experiences. They should have a track record of academic research
publications, strong quantitative background, and an excellent command of
written and spoken English. Expertise in biostatistics/health economic
outcomes research, proficiency in data analysis using R, and experience in
managing research projects would be highly desirable.
The appointees will participate in interdisciplinary multi-year research
programmes to evaluate the pilot Breast Cancer Screening programme and/or the
strategic development of the Hong Kong Genome Project. They will coordinate
research projects, analyse data, prepare reports/publications, supervise
junior research staff, and perform other duties as assigned. Enquiries about
the duties of the posts should be sent to Dr. Jianchao Quan at email@example.com.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current
rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will
attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement
benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% 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. Review of applications will
start on September 7, 2022, and continue until October 31, 2022 , or
until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Aug 24, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close: Oct 31, 2022 (HK Time)