Research Assistant in Ophthalmology

University of Hong Kong Department of Ophthalmology

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503210
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Ophthalmology (22300)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Ophthalmology (Ref.: 503210) (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, preferably in Public Health, Biomedical Sciences or related disciplines, with relevant work experience.  They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including fluent Cantonese), good interpersonal skills and knowledge of basic statistics.  They should also be organized, responsible, detail-minded, self-motivated, and able to work independently as well as in a team.  Experience in conducting interviews and using SPSS and Microsoft Access is preferred.  Those who have a keen research interest in epidemiology would have an advantage.  The appointee will mainly assist in a community project in the Southern District of Hong Kong Island.  He/She will manage research database for a large epidemiology study; conduct interviews and analyse data; and perform other duties as assigned.  Irregular working hours may be required occasionally.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 502932) 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 February 26, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Jan 29, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:Feb 26, 2021 (HK Time)

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