Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 501914) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above, preferably in biostatistics, public health, preventive medicine, or a discipline related to biomedical science. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), and a keen interest in research on epidemiology and public health. They should be organized, responsible, detail-minded, self-motivated, and able to work independently and as a team. Experience in carrying out fieldwork for similar projects would be an advantage.
The appointees will recruit subjects, conduct health education, collect and analyze data for a range of ongoing community field studies on infectious diseases, and perform general administrative duties and other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Working irregular hours and/or on weekends may be required occasionally. Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk/index.php.
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 September 30, 2020, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.