Project Officer in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Hong Kong (HK)
03 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Full-time/Part-time Project Officer (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant) in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (Ref. 201800217) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a good Bachelor’s degree; at least 3 years’ work experience in educational and psychological research, publication, programme and website development, and working with children and adolescents; an excellent command of written and spoken English, Chinese and Cantonese; proficiency in software application such as Microsoft Office Suite and SPSS; good analytical, organizational and project management skills; and ability to work independently. Those with a Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counselling, Education, or related disciplines with work experience in a school setting, and serving as a team leader are preferred. The appointee will be responsible for planning, executing, and monitoring the whole project and will participate in the coordination of data management, statistical analysis and reporting/paper writing.

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 Mr. Rickey Yau either by e-mail ( or by mail (2nd Floor, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam). Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at Closes April 30, 2018.

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.