Ref.: 201800862
Posting Title: Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Project Manager) in the School of Public Health
Department: School of Public Health
Closing Date: June 28, 2018
 

 

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of Project Manager) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 201800862) (to commence on November 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter, 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)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in applied psychology, plus a Master’s degree in public health, with relevant research/work experience in environmental/cognitive health. Those with good knowledge in both qualitative and quantitative research tools and methods are highly desirable. The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator and Co-Investigators of a research project on environment, active living and cognitive health, and will take a project manager role in all technical/administrative aspects of the project. He/She is expected to execute a wide range of project management functions inclusive of ensuring compliance of the relevant regulatory requirements; coordinating the development and/or revision of research project protocols and documents; producing necessary reports; performing data quality checks; analyzing research data; preparing ethics updates; building and maintaining effective working relationships with key stakeholders; and supervising junior research support staff.

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 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/Closes June 28, 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.