Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Social Work and Social Administration
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.
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration, to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in psychology, social work, statistics, biostatistics, public health, nursing, or a related discipline. They should have a good command in written and spoken English and Chinese; good understanding of social sciences research; excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; and ability to work independently and as a team. Those with post-qualification work experience in social sciences research projects and advanced knowledge in data analysis (e.g. SEM, MLM) are preferred. The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator in managing and coordinating several ongoing research projects on health-related issues; and is expected to conduct independent scholarly research, draft academic articles and grant proposals. Information about the Department can be obtained at https://www.socialwork.hku.hk/.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Celia Chan at email@example.com. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.
Closes November 30, 2018.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.