Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.: 509029) (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 in psychology, social sciences or any related disciplines. Graduate research experience or a plan to pursue graduate research would be an advantage. The ability to communicate in Cantonese is essential. Applicants should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, good communication and interpersonal skills, a proactive problem-solving approach, a strong commitment to high quality research, and the will to persist and persevere through challenges. The appointee will participate in research on early psychosis and treatment resistant state of schizophrenia utilizing clinical, neurocognitive, biological and neuroimaging approaches. He/She will develop and execute research programmes, conduct clinical interviews and neurocognitive assessments with patients, assist in neuroimaging processing, and perform data entry, analysis and management. Opportunities to prepare academic manuscripts will be available.
A 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 December 9, 2021 and continue until January 22, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.