Senior Research Assistant in Biological Sciences

University of Hong Kong School of Biological Sciences

Part-time Senior Research Assistant

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503097
Work type: Fractional / Part-time
Department: School of Biological Sciences (26000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Senior Research Assistant in the School of Biological Sciences (Ref.: 503097) (to commence on March 1, 2021 for 6 months)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or equivalent, preferably majoring in Food and Nutritional Science with research experience in food and nutrient analysis, food composition database compilation and statistical analysis.  They should also have experience in analytical equipment such as HPLC and GC, as well as data analysis using SPSS.  Applicants should also have excellent command of both written and spoken English, a strong sense of responsibility, good organizational skills and the ability to work independently.  The appointee will assist in a project which utilizes the 2005-2007 Hong Kong Food Consumption Survey to assess the nutrient intake of the Hong Kong population, which involves the use of analytical equipment to conduct food composition analyses, as well as statistical analysis of the nutrient intake of the Hong Kong population.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Jimmy CY Louie at jimmyl@hku.hk.  

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

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. with contact information.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until February 28, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. 

Advertised:Jan 18, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:Feb 28, 2021 (HK Time)

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