THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Public Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
04 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2019
Ref
499016
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: 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.: 499016), 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 strong background in biostatistics, mathematics or statistics.  They should have excellent communication skills, teaching and knowledge sharing experience, a strong record of research productivity, and the ability to work independently as well as in a multidisciplinary team.  The appointee will focus on methods of estimating influenza vaccine effectiveness including the “test-negative design”.  He/She will also perform statistical analyses of existing datasets and simulation analyses to explore potential biases.  There will be opportunities to participate in other research projects on infectious disease epidemiology in our WHO Collaborating Centre.

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 on November 18, 2019 and continue until November 22, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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