Start main Content

Career Opportunities

Job Search

e.g. Professor

Refine Search

Work type



Research Officer / Scientific Officer

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 516935
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Officer / Scientific Officer in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 516935), to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis or a one-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in medical science, public health or related disciplines with proven knowledge of epidemiological study. They should have a strong quantitative background with relevant post-doctoral experience in conducting and managing community research and clinical studies with demonstrated expertise in the analysis of large and complex datasets. They should be self-motivated, highly committed, and able to work well both independently and in groups.

The appointee will participate in molecular/cellular based and cohort studies. He/she will assist in managing research projects and preparing scientific publications, grant proposals and reports; perform data analysis; provide general administrative and operational support; liaise and coordinate with internal and external stakeholders; and perform other duties as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 15% of basic salary. Housing benefits will also be provided as applicable.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V and academic transcripts. Review of applications will start on October 31, 2022 and continue until December 15, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now