Research Assistant II in the Centre for Psycho-oncology Research & Teaching and the Division of Behavioural Sciences of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 504410) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in psychology, social sciences or a related discipline. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, good telephone manner, and knowledge of basic statistics. They should be self-motivated, hardworking, and able to work well in a team. Experience in conducting interviews, and using SPSS for data analysis and file management is highly preferred. A keen interest in research would be an advantage.
The appointee will assist in a wide range of psycho-oncology research projects including a clinical trial led by clinical psychologists among cancer patients with adjustment difficulties to cancer diagnosis, and several longitudinal studies on cancer-related distress. He/She will administer questionnaires and experiments in clinical settings; assist in therapeutic intervention; liaise with participants for scheduling assessments/interventions; and collect, analyse and manage data. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Wendy Lam at firstname.lastname@example.org. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503419) need not re-apply.
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 as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2021 (extended to November 30, 2021), or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.