Post-doctoral Fellow/ Research Assistant Professor in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
08 Jun 2023
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30 Jun 2023

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

Post-doctoral Fellow/ Research Assistant Professor in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 520868)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • assist the Principal Investigator in publication, managing and monitoring the projects implementation
  • oversee data collection and data analysis
  • prepare presentations, grant proposals and reports
  • supervise junior research staff
  • perform other duties as assigned


  • a Ph.D. degree, preferably with a multi-disciplinary education background, for example in Statistics, Data Science, Social Sciences, or related disciplines
  • strong leadership, self-motivated and responsible
  • an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese)
  • good interpersonal, communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • the ability to work on a tight schedule to meet project deadlines
  • the ability to work independently and in a team
  • knowledge of analysing quantitative research data using advanced statistical methods (e.g., MPlus, R) is 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 June 30, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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