Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 522951), 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 psychology, social work, statistics, biostatistics, public health, nursing, or a related discipline. 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 good understanding of social sciences research; 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 health-related issues; and is expected to conduct independent scholarly research, draft academic articles, and grant proposals.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 522212) need not re-apply.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until October 31, 2023 (Extended to January 31, 2024), or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.