Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I/II

Hong Kong University
February 29, 2024
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Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 524598 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (21300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref.: 524598)

We now invite applications for the captioned post(s).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • assist the management of the project
  • assist in patient recruitment, and design of face-to-face interviews (individual or focus group) and surveys
  • prepare transcription and translation of the audio-taped scripts
  • data management and analysis
  • prepare reports
  • handle inquiries from related parties
  • assist in the logistics arrangement for public engagement events and project coordination
  • perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • possess a Bachelor's degree in healthcare-related or social sciences disciplines including but not limited to pharmacy, nursing, psychology, public health, health economics, social work and social administration or a related field with relevant experience in qualitative research
  • 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
  • excellent coordination, organization and problem-solving skills
  • a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese)
  • a strong sense of responsibility and the ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • those with higher qualifications and more experience will be appointed as Research Assistant I or Senior Research Assistant.
  • 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. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme at 10% of basic salary. 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. Eric Wan ([email protected]), Dr. Vanessa Ng ([email protected]) or Dr. Edmund Yiu ( [email protected]).

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online application for the above post(s). Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 29, 2024 , or until the post(s) is/are filled, whichever is earlier.

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

    Advertised: Jan 25, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Feb 29, 2024 (HK Time)

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