THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow in Community Child Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Aug 2018
Ref
201800944
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Community Child Health in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, to commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for one to two years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in community child health, social sciences, public health, education, psychology, statistics, child & adolescent development or other related fields, with good experience in conducting research, analyzing data, and writing papers, grant proposals and technical reports.  The appointee will participate in large scale school and community studies in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Asia-Pacific region, and work on various child health projects under the supervision of Dr. Patrick Ip and his collaborators in health, social science, education, statistics, media and various disciplines.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to janetcm@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 Miss Janet Chan at janetcm@hku.hk.  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications and interview of candidates will start on July 12, 2018 and continue until August 31, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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

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