Research Assistant in Ophthalmology

University of Hong Kong Department of Ophthalmology

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

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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.: 504191) (to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above, preferably in biomedical science or a related discipline.  They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including fluent Cantonese). They should also have a strong sense of responsibility, good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, and the ability to multi-task and work independently and collaboratively as a team.  Experience in coding, data analysis and statistics as well as using Python, MATLAB, STATA, SPSS, or R would be an advantage.

The appointee will assist in clinical studies in the Department and/or in an epidemiology project with over 25,000 participants to be recruited in the Southern District. He/She may assist in performing clinical investigations, undertaking data/image analysis and managing research databases; and perform general administrative, operational and other duties as assigned.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503838) 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 appointment 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 applications 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 June 24, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:May 27, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Jun 24, 2021 (HK Time)

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