Postdoctoral Fellow in Community Child Health

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
03 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Mar 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
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 Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (21100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Community Child Health in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 498483), to commence as soon as possible for one or two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in community child health, social science, public health, education, psychology, statistics, child & adolescent development or related fields, with relevant post-qualification experience.  They should be self-motivated and highly committed.  The appointee will conduct research in community child health under the supervision of Dr. Patrick Ip, and collaborate with researchers in different disciplines.  He/She will write papers, grant proposals and technical reports in addition to analysing data.

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. and academic transcripts.  Review of applications will start on September 16, 2019 and continue until March 15, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.