Senior Research Assistant in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
31 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2023
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (30002)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of School Development Officer) in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 519906)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To develop wellness-promoting curriculum and related materials
  • To plan and conduct programme activities and workshops
  • To liaise with school personnel
  • To assist in data collection, data analysis, report and paper writing
  • To perform other duties as assigned


  • a Bachelor’s degree in Education, Social Work, Psychology, Social Sciences, or other related disciplines with three years’ post-qualification experience; or a Master’s degree in the aforementioned disciplines with one years’ post-qualification experience
  • a strong sense of responsibility
  • good communication and organizational skills
  • a good command of written and spoken Chinese and English, including fluent Cantonese
  • attentive to details
  • skills in analytical evaluation and generation of practical solutions; and ability to work independently and as a team player
  • with post-qualification work experience in local schools, curriculum development, or relevant research projects and knowledge in data analysis are preferred

What We Offer

The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 1-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

How to Apply

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 as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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