THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Nursing

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
12 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2021
Ref
502950
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 Nursing (20800)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Nursing (Ref.: 502950), 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 with a track record of research activities in public health, nursing, social work, statistics or related disciplines.  They should have excellent written and oral communication skills in both Chinese and English, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team.  Preference will be given to those with a track record of implementing and evaluating intervention in elderly services, long-term care and residential setting.  Strong statistical background and experience in handling large databases with STATA or SPSS would be distinct advantages.  The appointee will participate in the evaluation of gerontechnology deployment in various settings of non-government organizations.  He/She is expected to prepare study protocols and instruments, co-ordinate data collection, conduct data analysis, and write academic publications.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Derek Cheung at derekcheung@hku.hk.

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 January 25, 2021 and continue until March 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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