Ref.: 201800577
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Project Coordinator)
Department: School of Nursing
Closing Date: June 17, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Project Coordinator) in the School of Nursing (Ref.: 201800577) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Nursing, Social Sciences, Psychology, Counselling, Statistics, or other healthcare-related disciplines, preferably with experience in counselling and phone follow-ups. They should be able to work independently and in a team, self-motivated, and familiar with quantitative and qualitative research methods. They should also have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (fluency in Cantonese) as well as good communication skills. The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator in conducting phone follow-ups, field works and data analysis; coordinating ongoing research projects on smoking cessation; drafting reports for research projects; and performing other duties as assigned. Irregular working hours will be required occasionally. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201800178) need not re-apply.

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 School at nsro@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 application will start on May 9, 2018 and continue until June 17, 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.