Research Assistant Professor in the LKS Faculty of Medicine

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 19 Mar 2024

23 Feb 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Research Field

Sociology
Ethics in health sciences
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Established Researcher (R3)
Country

Hong Kong
Application Deadline

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

Other
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

Department: Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine (20000)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor in the LKS Faculty of Medicine (Ref.: 525874), to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary basis or a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in public health, social sciences, statistics and health-related disciplines.  They should demonstrate strong competency in qualitative and qualitative data analysis and have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese).  Those with post-doctoral research experience, especially a strong background in aging and primary health research and an excellent track record of publications are preferred.

The appointee will work under the research team led by Professor Sophia S.C. Chan to participate in research project on primary health care related fields for older adults in Hong Kong.  He/She will assist the Principal Investigator to plan, coordinate, and implement data collection activities; conduct literature review and data analysis; prepare manuscripts, presentations and reports; supervise Research Assistants; and perform any other relevant tasks as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualification and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start on March 5, 2024 and continue until March 19, 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/365974/research-assistant-…

Contact
City

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong

STATUS: EXPIRED

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