Ref.: 201800903
Posting Title: Part-time (75%) Senior Research Assistant
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Part-time (75%) Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 201800903) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)

Applicants should possess a Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Social Sciences, or a related discipline; strong proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese); experience in drug rehabilitation, substance abuse, or related rehabilitation services and post-qualification work experience in social sciences or health and mental health research projects. Those with the knowledge of mixed methods are preferred. The appointee will assist the PI in managing, coordinating, and implementing research activities on a drug treatment and rehabilitation evaluation program; oversee data collection, data analysis and drafting reports; and perform other duties as assigned. He/She will have ample opportunities to work with social workers, professionals in drug treatment and rehabilitation, and other stakeholders in the local community.

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., stating the expected salary and available date and quoting “Ref.: 201800903” in the e-mail subject, to the Department at flawhk@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 July 31, 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.