Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref: 498370) (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 PhD degree in Social Work, Psychology, Social Sciences, or a related discipline. They should have strong proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese) as well as frontline social work and/or research experience in drug rehabilitation, substance abuse, or related rehabilitation services. Knowledge and experience in using mixed research methods are highly preferred.
The appointee will assist the PI in managing, coordinating and implementing research activities on a drug treatment and rehabilitation evaluation programme. He/she will oversee data collection, data analysis, drafting reports and performing other duties as assigned. There will be 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.
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 commence immediately and continue until September 6, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.