Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
14 Nov 2023
22 Dec 2023
523763
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine (22500)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.:523763), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.   

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in the field of health and health services.  They should have strong leadership, management, communication and interpersonal skills; an excellent command of written English; and the ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment.  Experience in large-scale research project management and development, knowledge of statistics and big data analysis would be highly desirable. The appointee will mainly be responsible for the implementation of a 4-year large-scale project on the evaluation of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of population health service, and will work closely with core project team members and partners from healthcare sectors.  He/She is expected to assist the core project team members in planning and coordinating the research project; evaluate territory-wide programmes; oversee data collection and data analysis; prepare reports and presentations; supervise research assistants; and perform any other relevant tasks as assigned.  There will be ample opportunities to work with research and health professionals to develop a research career in health and health services. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr Eric Wan at yfwan@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

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 as soon as possible and continue until Dec 22, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.