title of Dietitian)
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 519033 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Senior Research Assistant/ Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Dietitian) in Community Child Health Unit in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 519033) (to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Nutrition and/or Dietetics, with at least 3 years' research experience; and be registered with the Hong Kong Dietitians Association or equivalent. They should have a good command of written English and Chinese; proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; and good problem-solving, communication, organizational, and administrative skills. They should be self-motivated, highly committed, and able to work in a team and to coordinate project activities independently. Working experience in community child health, nutrition, or healthcare-related disciplines is preferable. Those with less experience and/or lower qualifications may be appointed as Research Assistant I/II.
The appointee will be responsible for nutritional education, health assessment and fieldwork in different settings, and data management; prepare reports and presentations; provide general administrative support; and perform other duties as assigned. Irregular working hours including working on weekends/holidays may be required.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed-term basis 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 application 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 January 31, 2023 and continue until April 16, 2023 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Jan 17, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Apr 16, 2023 (HK Time)