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Research Assistant I/II (several posts)

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Research Assistant I/II (several posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526665 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre of Cancer Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (22900) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II (several posts) in the Cancer Clinical Trials Unit, Centre of Cancer Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 526665) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance)

The Centre of Cancer Medicine is a platform to facilitate the academic development of cancer medicine and oncology, created to foster collaboration among the cognate disciplines/(sub)specialities within the Centre of Cancer Medicine/School of Clinical Medicine, and with other Schools/Departments/Institutes/Hospitals/Colleges. The Cancer Clinical Trials Unit is dedicated for the management, organization and conduction of oncology and related clinical research.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Biological, Medical or Life Sciences or related disciplines. Applicants should have good coordination, problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills, and commitment to quality and compliance. They should also be detail-minded, able to handle multiple concurrent tasks with good time management skills, and self-motivated. A good command of written and spoken English and Chinese is a must. Those with less experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant II.

The appointees will undertake clinical trial coordination and operations responsibilities, including but not limited to study planning and management, trial volunteer recruitment and screening. They will also perform study procedures including blood taking, data collection, sample processing, documents/facilities/quality management, as well as communicating with clinical trial sponsors, contract research organizations and internal/external collaborators; and perform other duties as assigned. Working outside normal office hours and on weekends may be required occasionally.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 524325) (Ref.:526090) need not re-apply.

The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online at the University's career site (https: // jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. and one reference letter. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until 7 June, 2024, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: May 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Jun 7, 2024 (HK Time)

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Research Assistant I/II (several posts)


Hong Kong University


Hong Kong


May 08, 2024

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June 07, 2024

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