Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Nursing
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 Nursing (20800)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Nursing (Ref.: 495805), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in public health, nursing, social sciences, statistics or related disciplines. They should have excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team. Preference will be given to those with a track record of planning and implementing public health studies. Strong statistical background and knowledge of tobacco control policy would be distinct advantages. The appointee will participate in research related to tobacco control and smoking cessation. He/She is expected to write academic publications, research proposals and reports. Research training opportunities will be provided.
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. Review of applications will start on June 19, 2019 and continue until July 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.