Ref.: 201800693
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery
Department: Department of Surgery
Closing Date: June 15, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Breast Surgery of the Department of Surgery (Ref.: 201800693) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should have a B.Sc degree in biology, medical science, public health, or a relevant allied health discipline, preferably with relevant experience in hospital/medical setting with patient contact. Experience in working with cancer patients would be an advantage.  They should have good communication skills.  The appointee will assist in research studies mainly related to cancer genetics, cancer epidemiology and psychosocial studies. He/She will also assist in medical database maintenance. Patient contact is required.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefit.

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 June 15, 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.