THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
02 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2018
Ref
492450
Job Type
Academic Posts
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
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

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. 

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Closes November 30, 2018.

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