Research Assistant in Emergency Medicine

University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine

Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I/II in the Emergency Medicine Unit

The University of Hong Kong

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Work type: Full-time
Department: Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine (20000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I/II in the Emergency Medicine Unit of the LKS Faculty of Medicine (Ref.: 508507) (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 Statistics, Biostatistics, Data Analytics, Mathematics, or related disciplines, with at least 3 years’ full-time work experience. They should have a quantitative mind and good communication skills.  Knowledge of medical statistics and proficiency in statistical software are highly preferred.  Experience in big data analysis would be an advantage.  Those who plan to pursue research postgraduate studies are welcome to apply. Applicants with less experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant I/II.

The appointee will join a research team led by Dr. Abraham Wai to perform big data analysis of a cohort database in Hong Kong.  He/She will assist in grant applications, conduct presentations, and reports preparation for funded projects.  The post provides a good training opportunity in academic writing and data analytic skills, as well as exposure to cohort data analysis. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Wai at

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 from October 25, 2021 and continue until November 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Oct 11, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Nov 30, 2021 (HK Time)

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