Ref.: 201800119
Posting Title: Research Assistant II
Department: Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Closing Date: February 28, 2018


Research Assistant II in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology (Ref.: 201800119) (to commence as soon as possible for three months, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Medicine, Biomedical Science, Computer Science or other related disciplines. Experience in medical research and statistical analysis would be preferred. They should have proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua), willingness to learn new skills, and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a collaborative team environment. Those with quantitative skills and competency with statistical or computer modeling software (such as R, Stata, Matlab, etc.) would have an advantage, although not required. The appointee will organize and coordinate research projects, and be involved mainly in imaging data and clinical data retrieval. Some data processing and statistical analytic skills will also be required. Frequent travel to the affiliated teaching hospitals of The University of Hong Kong (including HKU-SZH) is required (transportation will be provided). More details of the Principal Investigator’s research projects may be found at  

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 Dr. V. Vardhanabhuti (e-mail: Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at  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.