Ref.: 201701801
Posting Title: Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Senior Data Analyst) in Community Child Health
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Senior Data Analyst) in Community Child Health of the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 201701801) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor/Master’s degree in Statistics, Data Science, or related disciplines, with at least 1 year’s post-qualification work experience and expertise in handling large datasets. The appointee will work on various projects in community child health, including large-scale community-based early childhood intervention project in Hong Kong, under supervision of Dr. Patrick Ip and his collaborators in medical, social welfare, education, psychology and various disciplines. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Patrick Ip (e-mail: patricip@hku.hk) or Miss Janet Chan (e-mail: 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 Greeny Chan of the School (email: greenyc@hku.hk).  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.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 staff 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.