Ref.: 201800123
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 201800123) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Social Work, Psychology, Mental Health, Counselling or related discipline, with excellent commend of written and spoken English and Chinese/Cantonese. Those with post-qualification work experience in fields of social work, social sciences research projects or related work are preferred. The appointee will coordinate and implement research projects on clinical research areas related to healthcare and psychosocial interventions with persons of chronic skin conditions, and/or sex and reproductive health. He/She will be responsible for liaising with NGOs and hospitals; managing projects; writing proposals or reports; collecting data and conducting statistical analyses; and performing other project-related duties as assigned.

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., stating the expected salary and available date to the Department at myjtam@hku.hk, quoting the job reference no. and post title in the e-mail subject. 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.