Postdoctoral Fellow in Public Health

University of Hong Kong School of Public Health

Post-doctoral Fellow

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503589
Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)

Categories: Academic-related Staff
Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 503589), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal. 

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health, or a related discipline, with a strong background in infectious disease epidemiology, surveillance and control. They should have excellent communication skills, experience in knowledge sharing, a strong record of research output, and the ability to work independently as well as in a multidisciplinary team. Relevant research experience in statistical or mathematical analysis of infectious disease dynamics would be desirable.  The appointee will conduct independent research, work with a research team to forecast future levels of influenza and COVID-19 in the community, and perform other duties as assigned. Information about our COVID-19 research can be obtained at https://covid19.sph.hku.hk/.  Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk/. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 502865) need not re-apply.

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 as soon as possible and continue until May 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Mar 30, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:May 31, 2021 (HK Time)

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