Research Assistant in Community Child Health

University of Hong Kong School of Clinical Medicine

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Community Child Health Unit

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 516547
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (21100)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in Community Child Health in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 516547) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in community child health, public health, social sciences, psychology or healthcare-related disciplines.  Experience in research projects and medical statistics would be an advantage.  They should have a good command of written English and Chinese (including Cantonese); proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; and good problem-solving, communication, organizational and administrative skills.  They should be self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team. 

The appointees will support the daily operations of a large-scale multidisciplinary project. They will perform fieldwork in different settings; assist in data collection and entry; prepare reports and presentations; provide administrative support; and perform other duties as assigned. Working on evenings and public holidays may be required.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  The appointments on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online application for the above posts.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. and academic transcripts.  Review of applications will start on September 30, 2022 and continue until December 12, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Sep 22, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:Dec 12, 2022 (HK Time)

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