Ref.: 201701783
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (several posts)
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201701783) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's or a Master’s degree, preferably in Social Sciences, Sciences, Public Health or related disciplines. They should be organised, detail-minded, and confident of building friendly relationships with new acquaintance. Good communication skills in Chinese and English and proven ability to work in a collaborative team environment are essential. Research-related work experience would be an advantage. The appointees will carry out fieldwork in local hospitals/clinics for a population-scale breast cancer study; recruit patients for the study, conduct questionnaire interview; and oversee logistics of research materials. They will also perform general administrative, operational and any other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to sphhr@hku.hk. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 201701639) need not re-apply.

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 School at sphhr@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 February 28, 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.