Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant, Department of Social Work and Social Administration

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Sep 13, 2021
End of advertisement period
Oct 15, 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300)
Categories: Academic-related Staff, Research Support Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 508219), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Doctoral degree in Social Work, Psychology, Social Sciences, Statistics or a related discipline.  Those without a Doctoral degree but possess a Master’s degree plus one year’s post-qualification experience may be appointed as Senior Research Assistant.  They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese.  Those with post-qualification work experience in social sciences research projects and advanced knowledge in data analysis (e.g. SEM, MLM) is preferred.  The appointee should have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; and the ability to work independently and in a team.  He/She will assist the Principal Investigator in managing and coordinating several ongoing research projects on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT); managing research activities such as overseeing data collection, analyzing data, drafting reports and literature review; and providing administrative support

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 start as soon as possible and continue until October 15, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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