Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant in Public Health
Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II (several posts)
Ref. : 201701683
Department : School of Public Health
Closing Date : February 28, 2018
Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201701683) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary; or to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, Biochemistry or related disciplines with at least 3 years’ work experience. Applicants should be responsible, mature, organized, and attentive to detail, with a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese/Cantonese. Those with less experience may be appointed as Research Assistant I/II. The appointee will work on a large population-based cohort with over 46,000 participants in 20,000 households and be primarily responsible for project management. He/She will also assist in field work and participant recruitment; assist in the preparation of publications and reports; and perform general administrative duties and any other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 201701366) need not re-apply.
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 at email@example.com. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes February 28, 2018.