Research Assistant I/II in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 515060) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in public health, statistics, or other related disciplines in life/medical sciences. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English, good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and a research interest in infectious disease epidemiology. They should be detail-orientated and able to work collaboratively in a team. Experience in infectious disease epidemiology and statistical analysis would be an advantage. Quantitative skills and proficiency in statistical or computer modelling software (e.g. R, Python, SAS, Stata, SPSS, Matlab and C++) are highly preferred.
The appointee will assist in studies investigating the epidemiology and control of COVID-19. He/She will analyse statistical data and prepare publications and reports. Information about the School can be obtained at https://sph.hku.hk/.
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 on June 6, 2022 and continue until August 15, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.