Ref.: 201800776
Posting Title: Assistant Research Officer in the Department of Psychiatry
Department: Department of Psychiatry
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
 

 

Assistant Research Officer in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.: 201800776) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance).

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or above in statistics, mathematical modelling, psychology, nursing, public health, or a related discipline, with at least 5 years’ work experience in data management. Knowledge of statistical software (e.g. SPSS, R, SAS, Stata) is required. They should have a strong statistical and mathematical sense; solid programming knowledge; a good command of English and Chinese; effective communication and interpersonal skills; and the ability to work independently. The appointee will primarily be responsible for conducting statistical analysis of data on studies of early psychosis. He/She will also be required to produce reports; provide support to the daily operation of the division; and perform other duties as assigned.

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 Department at psipsy@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.