Senior Research Assistant in Psychiatry

University of Hong Kong Department of Psychiatry

Senior Research Assistant

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 508315
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Psychiatry (21500)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.: 508315) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, and with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in psychology, social science, or any healthcare-related disciplines, with at least 3 years’ full-time work experience.  They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), the ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team, and the ability to collaborate with external parties including academics and social service groups. They should also have a strong quantitative background, relevant experience in conducting and managing community research and clinical studies, and demonstrated expertise in the analysis of large and complex datasets.

The appointee will participate in a 2-year ethnic minority mental health pilot project, which aims to evaluate the effectiveness of mental health counselling for the ethnic minority in the Hong Kong community. He/She will assist in the development and management of the research components of the project; conduct literature reviews; prepare questionnaires; conduct assessments with participants; collect, input and analyse data; and perform other duties as assigned.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 504687) 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 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 November 13, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Sep 13, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Nov 13, 2021 (HK Time)

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