Ref.: 201800725
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Assistant Project Officer)
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences
Closing Date: June 11, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Assistant Project Officer) in the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 201800725) (to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's or a Master's degree in Public Health, Social Sciences or a related discipline with at least two years' work experience. They should be responsible, mature, organised and attentive to details with a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese). Those with less experience may be appointed as Research Assistant II. The appointee will work on a randomized controlled trial and primarily be responsible for project assistance in field work and participant recruitment; assist in the preparation of publications and reports; perform general administrative duties and other duties as assigned. Preference will be given to those who have experience and great passion in helping caregivers of children with difficulties.

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 Faculty at fosshr@hku.hk. Please quote the reference number in the e-mail subject. 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 11, 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.