THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Associate in the Centre for Safe Medication Practice and Research ​

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
18 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Associate in the Centre for Safe Medication Practice and Research ​
Department : Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy 
Closing Date : November 15, 2017 
Ref. : 201700926 

Research Associate in the Centre for Safe Medication Practice and Research of the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref.: 201700926) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess postgraduate qualifications in Biostatistics, Computer Science, Statistics, Public Health or a related healthcare discipline.  They should demonstrate relevant experience in data manipulation and the analysis of large and complex dataset using R, SAS or other statistical tools.  Applicants should also have the ability to implement statistical analysis of epidemiological data with correct interpretation of the results, and excellent communication and project management skills with attention to detail.  The appointee will work with a team of researchers in pharmacoepidemiology in areas including cardiology, psychiatry, antimicrobials and biologics.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Esther W. Chan (e-mail: ewchan@hku.hk).

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Christine Kwan (e-mail: csmpr@hku.hk).  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes November 15, 2017.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.