Ref.: 201800732
Posting Title: Research Assistant II in School of Public Heath
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant II in the School of Public Health (Ref: 201800732) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in ecology, geology, biology, environmental science or related disciplines, with working knowledge/genuine interest in conducting field work and performing laboratory tasks. They should have a good command of English and Chinese. They should also be hard working, detail-oriented, well-organized, reliable, and a good team player. Fresh graduates will also be considered. The appointee will support the daily operation of a research team working on antimicrobial resistance. He/She will assist in coordinating site visits; arranging logistics in sample collection and actual collection; running experiments in laboratories; handling data entry; and managing inter-laboratory coordination.

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 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.