Ref.: 201701764
Posting Title: Research Assistant II
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant II in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref: 201701764) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Biological Sciences, with proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese. Experience in medical research, statistical analysis, blood-taking and/or basic laboratory techniques (e.g. performing PCR etc.) would be an advantage but not essential. The appointee will assist in clinical research studies related to medical genetics under the supervision of Dr. Brian Chung. He/She will also perform patient recruitment; data entry, collection and analysis; and database maintenance.

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 Ms. Teresa Wong of the Department at tmywong@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/. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 28, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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 shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.