Full-time/Part-time Research Assistant I/II in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 503803) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in infectious disease epidemiology, mathematics, statistics, computational biology, physics or related disciplines. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including fluent Cantonese), good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, and a strong sense of responsibility. They should be detail-orientated and able to work collaboratively in a team. Experience in infectious disease epidemiology and statistical analysis would be an advantage. Quantitative skills and proficiency in statistical or computer modelling software (e.g. R, Python, Stata, Matlab, C++, SPSS) are highly preferred.
The appointee will assist in studies related to influenza and/or COVID-19, analyse statistical data, and prepare publications and reports. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Jessica Wong at email@example.com. Information about the School can be obtained at https://sph.hku.hk/.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on May 10, 2021 and continue until July 31, 2021 (extended to October 31, 2021), or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.