Ref.: 201800688
Posting Title: Research Assistant I in the Department of Surgery
Department: Department of Surgery
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I in the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 201800688) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably with past experience in clinical work in public hospitals.  They should have good computer literacy including MS office (Word, PowerPoint and Excel) and preferably SPSS (for Windows); and knowledge of statistical analysis.  They should also be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team. Scope of work includes, but is not limited to, subject identification and recruitment; assisting surgeons in taking photos of operations and specimens; collection of blood and tissue samples; contact with patients; data entry; and database management.

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 srgjr@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 May 31, 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.