Ref.: 201800525
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (3 posts) in the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: May 30, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (3 posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201800525)(to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess at least a Master’s degree, preferably a MPhil’s degree or equivalent, in the field of statistics or public health.  Research-related work experience would be advantage. The appointees will be primarily responsible for the administration of a health care survey and related analyses. He/She will be required to assist in data collection via telephone and in-person surveys (in Cantonese and English); statistical analysis; production of reports; and perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisors.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefit.  The appointment on two-year fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to 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/.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible, and continue until May 30, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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.