Research Assistant Professor (holding the functional title of Project Manager)

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
10 Jan 2023
End of advertisement period
31 May 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Nursing (20800)
Categories: Professoriate Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor (holding the functional title of Project Manager) in the School of Nursing (Ref.: 519001), to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D degree in Public Health, Nursing, Social Sciences, or a related discipline.  They should demonstrate evidence of high-quality research as indicated by publication record; excellent project management skills; the ability to work independently and under pressure; a strong sense of responsibility and self-motivation; and good coordination, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills.

The appointee will work for the Jockey Club SMART Family-Link Project under the supervision of Dr. Kelvin Wang, with the aim of promoting family well-being by leveraging ICT for innovative family services.  He/She will coordinate research design; liaise with community parties and institutions; plan, develop and conduct community-based interventions and training programmes for local social service practitioners and professionals; facilitate the collection of big data; oversee data collection and management; write scientific publications and reports; supervise research staff members; and perform other duties as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.  The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.

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 February 6, 2023 and continue until May 31, 2023or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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