Research Assistant in Public Health

University of Hong Kong School of Public Health

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/Research Assistant II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503017
Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Division of Health Economics, Policy and Management of the School of Public Health (Ref.: 503017) (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 biostatistics, econometrics, mathematics, computer sciences, data analytics, or related disciplines, with at least three years' work experience. They should have strong communication skills in English and Chinese, and a keen interest in public health policy research using quantitative methods. They should be detail-orientated and able to work collaboratively in a team. Quantitative skills and proficiency in statistical or computer modelling software (e.g. R, Python, Stata, Matlab) are highly preferred. Those with less experience may be considered as Research Assistant I/II.

The appointees will assist in research projects related to the economic evaluation of healthcare services, econometric modelling of public health policy, and assessment of burden of disease. They will conduct data analysis, prepare reports, and assist in academic publications.

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 posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 31, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Jan 14, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:Mar 31, 2021 (HK Time)

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