Ref.: 201800204
Posting Title: Research Assistant II (holding the functional title of Project Assistant)
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Closing Date: March 10, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant II (holding the functional title of Project Assistant) in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 201800204) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree, preferably in Arts, Social Sciences or a related discipline. Experience in coordinating research projects in data collection, blood sample handling, questionnaire design and paper writing would be an advantage. Applicants should also have good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, effective organizational and communication skills and IT proficiency. The appointee will be responsible for website design and maintenance, establishing software for registry, arranging genetic tests and parental counselling, and communicating with children and parents. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Mr. Wilfred Wong (tel: 22554945; e-mail: whswong@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 the Department at whswong@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 March 10, 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.