Ref.: 201800670
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II in the Centre on Behavioral Health
Department: Centre on Behavioral Health within the Faculty of Social Sciences
Closing Date: June 15, 2018


Research Assistant I/II in the Centre on Behavioral Health within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 201800670) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Psychology, Social Work, Mental Health or health-related disciplines, with at least one year’s post-qualification work experience in Social Sciences-related research projects. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; adequate knowledge of quantitative and qualitative analysis; knowledge of mindfulness, behavioral health, holistic care, mind-body medicine or biomarkers; good organizational and interpersonal skills; and the ability to work independently and in a team. The appointee will support a study on mindfulness training for healthcare professionals. He/She will be responsible for coordinating research activities; data collection and analysis; preparation of literature review, presentations, manuscripts and reports; and other duties as assigned by the investigators.

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 Centre at Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 15, 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.