THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow 

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

Post-doctoral Fellow 
Department : School of Nursing 
Closing Date : October 15, 2017 
Ref. : 201701231 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Nursing, to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Public Health, Nursing, Social Sciences, Statistics or related disciplines.  Preference will be given to those with a track record of experience in planning and implementing studies in public health.  Strong statistical background as well as knowledge in tobacco control policy would be a distinct advantage. The appointee will contribute to the tobacco control and smoking cessation research teams. He/She is expected to assist in fieldwork, data analysis, writing research proposals, reports and publications. Research training opportunities will be provided.

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 the School of Nursing at nsro@hku.hk  Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes October 15, 2017. 

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