THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Assistant I in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
06 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
05 May 2018
Ref
201800467
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Assistant I in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 201800467) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in Sciences, with at least 2 years’ research-related work experience. Experience in conducting research with good knowledge of both qualitative and quantitative research would be an advantage. Applicants should have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Mandarin), effective communication skills, the ability to perform data analysis, and a strong interest in working closely with children and their parents. They should also be highly motivated, mature, and able to work independently and multi-task. The appointee will coordinate with other team members to support several research projects; assist in subject recruitment, paper writing and grant application; and perform other duties as assigned. Enquiries on the post should be sent to Mr. Wilfred Wong (tel: 22554945; e-mail: whswong@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 the Department at whswong@hku.hk. 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 May 5, 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.