Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II in Global Health and Big Data (several posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 502440) (to commence as soon as possible for one to two year(s), with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
The selected candidates will work in a company incorporated by the University of Hong Kong that was established to administer and support the University’s innovation endeavours.
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above and at least 3 years’ relevant research experience in epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, biostatistics, communicable and non-communicable diseases, antimicrobial resistance, genomics, bioinformatics, big data analytics or artificial intelligence analytics. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and strong communication skills; and be self-motivated, organized, detail-minded, hardworking, and able to work well in an interdisciplinary team. Those with lower qualifications and/or less experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant I/II.
The appointees are expected to contribute to collaborative research projects on global health, post-marketing surveillance of precision medicine using artificial intelligence and novel data analytics. Working off-campus may be required. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 501874) need not re-apply.
A competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered.
The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. and research publication list. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until March 5, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.