Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
01 Nov 2023
31 Jan 2024
523637
Fixed Term, Temporary
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 523637)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • work on impactful epidemiology and/or health economics projects involving medication safety, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, decision analytics and AI-driven health technology assessment
  • provide statistical support on multiple research themes in autoimmune diseases, cardiology, psychiatry, oncology and infectious diseases (minor)
  • assist in drafting project report and lead original research article submission
  • work with a diverse and dynamic team
  • perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • a Ph.D. degree and a strong research background in Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Health Economics, Data Science or a related field
  • have knowledge of Pharmacoepidemiology and/or Pharmacoeconomics
  • demonstrated track record of publishing academic research papers
  • high level of expertise in analysis of large and complex datasets
  • excellent quantitative and analytic skills
  • good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • strong communication and writing skills
  • self-motivated and hardworking
  • able to work well in an interdisciplinary team

Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Shirley Li at sxueli@hku.hk or scan2030@hku.hk.

What We Offer

The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for 2 years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 522495) need not re-apply.

How to Apply

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from October 15, 2023 and continue until January 31, 2024, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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