Ref.: 201801068
Posting Title: Full-time/Part-time Project Officer (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant)
Department: The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention
Closing Date: July 31, 2018


Full-time/Part-time Project Officer (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant) in the HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 2018001068) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a good Bachelor's degree or above in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Education or related disciplines. They should have excellent written and spoken Chinese (Cantonese) and English; proficiency in software application such as Microsoft Office Suite and SPSS; good analytical, organizational and project management skills; and the ability to work independently and as a team leader. Having 3 years’ experience in undertaking educational and psychological research, publication, programme and website development, and working with children and adolescents, especially in school settings, would be an advantage. The appointee will be responsible for planning, executing, and monitoring the whole project and participate in the coordination of data management, statistical analysis and reporting/paper writing.  Those who are immediately available are preferred.

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 Mr. Rickey Yau by e-mail at or by post at 2nd Floor, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at Further particulars can be obtained at Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until July 31, 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.