Research Assistant in Social Work and Social Administration

University of Hong Kong Department of Social Work and Social Administration

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 508588
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 508588) (to commence as soon as possible for ten months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Social Work, Psychology or related disciplines; be proficient in reading and writing both English and Chinese; have adequate knowledge of quantitative research, preferably familiar with R, STATA, SAS or Mplus; have good communication skills and a strong sense of responsibility; and be capable of managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines.  Those with expertise in the area of child/youth development and mental health are preferred.

The appointee will primarily work on research projects related to youth mental health and community-based intervention research.  He/She will be responsible for literature search, literature review, data management, quantitative and/or qualitative data analysis, research report writing, and performing any other tasks as assigned.  For further enquiries, please contact Dr. Shuang Lu at   

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experiences will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online applications for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until November 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Oct 12, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Nov 30, 2021 (HK Time)