Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Project Manager)

Hong Kong University
May 20, 2024
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Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Project


The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526390 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (21300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Project Manager) in the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref: 526390)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Mainly assist the overall management of the project related to community pharmacy services
  • Coordinate the logistics of patient recruitment
  • Handle inquiries from related parties
  • Conduct data analysis and management
  • Prepare reports and manuscripts
  • Assist in the supervision of junior research staff
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • A Master's degree in healthcare-related or social sciences disciplines, including but not limited to pharmacy, nursing, public health, biostatistics, health economics, psychology, social work and social administration or a related field, with at least 1 year research experience.
  • Experience in conducting qualitative studies (e.g. patient recruitment, conducting individual and/or focus group interviews, designing questionnaires for survey studies, survey validation, data collection and analysis using qualitative methods and various tools, e.g. NVivo, Quadrics) or mixed methods will be an advantage
  • A relevant background in local and international research related applications (e.g. grants and IRBs) and management systems will have an advantage
  • A strong sense of responsibility and the ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Excellent coordination, organization and problem-solving skills
  • A good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Attentive to details
  • What We Offer

    The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 1-year temporary basis or 2-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Vanessa Ng ([email protected]) or Dr. Edmund Yiu ([email protected]). Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 526102) need not re- apply.

    How to Apply

    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 as soon as possible and continue until May 20, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

    Advertised: Apr 15, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: May 20, 2024 (HK Time)

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