Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Community Child Health Unit

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Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Community Child Health Unit of the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine (Ref.: 508821) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis or two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in community child health, public health, social sciences, statistics, psychology or other healthcare-related disciplines, preferably with experience in statistical analysis and knowledge of health and social psychology. They should have a good command of written English and spoken Cantonese, proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, and good problem-solving, communication, organizational and administrative skills. They should also be self-motivated, highly committed, and able to work independently as well as in a team. The appointees will participate in different survey and assessment studies on physical and mental health. Duties include but are not limited to research coordination, data collection, manuscript write-up, data analysis and filing. Specific on-the-job training will be provided for those who intend to pursue postgraduate studies. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503574) 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 appointment on fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on January 21, 2022 and continue until February 28, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.



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