Post-doctoral Fellow in Cardiovascular Research/Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology

Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 31 Mar 2024

2 Feb 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Research Field

Biological sciences
Medical sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
Established Researcher (R3)
Country

Hong Kong
Application Deadline

31 Mar 2024 - 00:00 (UTC)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (20600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Cardiovascular Research/Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology in the Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 524639)

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • coordinate clinical studies and trials
  • manage and analyse large clinical biobank datasets
  • be exposed to ample opportunities in developing an academic career
  • perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • a Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Sciences, Epidemiology, Biostatistics or related disciplines, preferably with at least 1 year's of post-qualification experience
  • experience in clinical research, epidemiological data analysis of large datasets using R and/or STATA
  • strong Biomedical Science and quantitative background
  • demonstrated abstract concepts in an accessible way to all organizational levels
  • good communication and data visualization skills
  • self-motivated, scientifically mature, attentive to details
  • ability to acquire new biostatistical techniques by self-learning
  • able to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team
  • proficiency in Mendelian Randomization research is highly preferred
  • laboratory skills, track records of publications and grants would be advantageous

What We Offer

The appointee would be exposed to ample opportunities in developing an academic career. The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for 1 to 3 year(s), with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

How to Apply

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s Careers site (https://jobs.hku.hk ) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start from February 14, 2024 and continue until March 31, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.


Requirements
Additional Information
Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Country
Hong Kong
City
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
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Where to apply
Website

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/listing/364636/post-doctoral-fello…

Contact
City

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong

STATUS: EXPIRED

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