Research Assistant I in School of Public Health (Ref.: 499998) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in science or social science, preferably with at least 2 years’ work experience. Those with a BSc degree should have knowledge of basic calculus and probability theory (not biostatistics). Applicants should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese); good interpersonal, organizational, time management and project-management skills; and IT proficiency. They should be highly motivated, attentive to details, and able to multi-task and work independently.
The appointee will coordinate projects, recruit participants on HKU campus and in the community, collect data through face-to-face and/or telephone interviews, manage and analyse data, liaise and cooperate with various parties, and perform other duties as assigned. Irregular working hours and outdoor work may be required occasionally. This post will provide excellent practical experience in the fields of medicine and public health.
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 July 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier.