Ref.: 201800730
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref: 201800730) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in public health, nursing, biological/life sciences or a related discipline, preferably with 1 year’s relevant work experience. They should have proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin); a keen interest in research in epidemiology and public health; good communications skills; and the ability to work independently and as a team. The appointees will be responsible for the implementation of clinical research studies and health promotion activities in the community; screening and recruitment of study participants; and providing technical support for operational duties as assigned. Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk.

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 sphhr@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 applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 2018, or until the posts are 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.