THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant, Department of Social Work and Social Administration

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
09 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2020
Ref
502350
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: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 502350), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Doctoral degree in Social Work, Psychology, Social Sciences, Statistics or a related discipline. Applicants without a Doctoral degree but possess a Master’s degree plus 1 year’s post-qualification experience may be appointed as Senior Research Assistant. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Those with post-qualification work experience in social sciences research projects and advanced knowledge in data analysis (e.g. SEM, MLM) are preferred. The appointee should have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills; and ability to work independently and as a team. The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator in managing and coordinating several ongoing research projects on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT); managing research activities such as overseeing data collection, analyzing data, drafting reports and literature review and providing administrative support.

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 commence immediately and continue until October 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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