Research Assistant I/II in the Division of Neurology of the Department of Medicine (Ref.: 498603) (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 related to health sciences or a related discipline, and be fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese. Experience in medical research, statistical analysis, blood-taking and/or basic laboratory techniques (e.g. performing ELISA tests, PCR etc.) would be an advantage but not essential. The appointee will be responsible for assisting clinical research studies related to stroke and dementia including patient recruitment and questionnaire administration; patient education; data collection, entry, organization and analysis; and performing vascular assessments for patients and/or basic laboratory tests. Training related to medical statistics, neuroimaging interpretation, vascular assessments, cognitive assessments etc. will be provided where necessary.
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 December 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.