Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Psychiatry (21500)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.: 495605), to commence as soon as possible on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should possess a doctoral degree by research (Ph.D. or equivalent) in psychiatry, with some post-degree experience in psychiatric epidemiology. They should have excellent organizational and communication skills, and strong quantitative research and analytical skills. Demonstrated expertise in epidemiology, psychiatric interviews, large scale database management and statistical analysis (e.g. SPSS, Stata, SAS, R, Mplus) is required.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on May 30, 2019 and continue until June 16, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.