Research Assistant in Public Health

University of Hong Kong School of Public Health

Part-time Student Research Assistant

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 504679
Work type: Fractional / Part-time
Department: School of Public Health (22400)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Student Research Assistant (several posts) in the School of Public Health (Ref.: 504679) (to commence as soon as possible for six months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should be current undergraduate or postgraduate students, preferably in public health, medical science, or related disciplines. They should have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese; good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; and a strong work ethic. They should be self-motivated, detail-minded, and able to work in a multidisciplinary team. Experience in community-based research would be an advantage.

The appointee will contribute to community-based studies on the epidemiology and vaccine responses of respiratory virus infections (e.g. COVID-19 and influenza) in Hong Kong. They will recruit participants, conduct regular follow-up through interviews or phone calls and health education, and perform other duties as assigned. Irregular working hours may be required occasionally. Information about the School can be obtained at http://sph.hku.hk/index.php.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered.

The University only accepts online applications for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start on August 9, 2021 and continue until September 30, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Jul 26, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Sep 30, 2021 (HK Time)

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