Postdoctoral Fellow in Infectious Disease Epidemiology
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: School of Public Health (22400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 495496), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree with a very strong background in infectious disease epidemiology, surveillance and control. They should have excellent communication skills, experience in knowledge sharing, a strong record of research output, and the ability to work independently as well as in a multidisciplinary team. Experience in infectious disease research and antimicrobial resistance program management will be highly desirable. The appointee will research on environmental mediators of influenza transmission, modeling influenza transmission dynamics in the community, and antimicrobial resistance. Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk/index.php. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 494247) need not re-apply.
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 applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until May 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.