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Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II (several posts) - FAMILY Cohort, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Full-time position
Closing Date: April 28, 2018
Job #12230
Posted: January 30, 2018
Description:

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I/II in the School of Public Health (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; or to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance) 

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, Biochemistry or related disciplines with at least 3 years’ work experience. Applicants should be responsible, mature, organized, and attentive to detail, with a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese/Cantonese. Those with less experience may be appointed as Research Assistant I/II. The appointee will work on a large population-based cohort with over 46,000 participants in 20,000 households and be primarily responsible for project management. He/She will also assist in field work and participant recruitment; assist in the preparation of publications and reports; and perform general administrative duties and any other duties as assigned. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to cynthyau@hku.hk.

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

Applicants should send an up-to-date C.V to cynthyau@hku.hk.