Research Assistant I/II (2 posts) in the Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 500237) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above, preferably in nursing, public health, preventive medicine, or a discipline related to biomedical science, with relevant work experience. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (particularly fluent Cantonese), and a keen research interest in epidemiology and public health. They should be organized, responsible, detail-minded, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team. Knowledge of antimicrobial resistance and experience in organising fieldwork are highly preferred. Those with lower qualifications and/or less experience may be appointed as Research Assistant II.
The appointees will assist in a range of ongoing community field studies. They will recruit subjects, conduct health education, collect samples, analyse data, and perform other duties as assigned. Irregular working hours may be required occasionally. Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk/index.php. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview.
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 posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2020, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.