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Part-time Student Research Assistant (several posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 502263
Work type: Fractional / Part-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)
Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Student Research Assistant (several posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 502263) (to commence as soon as possible for 6 months, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should be current undergraduate or postgraduate students in public health, social sciences, biomedical sciences or related disciplines. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Cantonese; excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; and a strong work ethic. They should be highly-motivated, detail-minded, and able to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment. Preference will be given to those with experience in clinical settings, research trials, project management, conducting questionnaires, or proficiency in survey software.

The appointees will assist the research team to conduct a randomized trial of incentives based on behavioural economics to improve patient health outcomes. They will recruit participants at outpatient clinics, administer questionnaires, collect and process data, provide weekly follow-up and feedback to participants, and perform other duties as assigned. Travel to study sites is required. Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to Dr. Jianchao Quan at

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered.

The University only accepts online applications for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2020, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.


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