Hong Kong University

Hong Kong University

Research Assistant I/II

Hong Kong

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Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 523765 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine (22500) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine (Ref.: 523765) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Pharmacy, Public Health, Biomedical Sciences or Statistics. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Knowledge of statistics and big data analysis, and interest in pursuing postgraduate study (M.Phil. or Ph.D.) would be advantageous. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply. Those with higher qualifications and/or more experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant I.

The appointee will evaluate public health service, pharmacoepidemiology and epidemiological studies on non-communicable diseases using 3 million population-based cohorts in Hong Kong and 8 million in the United Kingdom. He/She will prepare literature review; perform data analysis; prepare academic publications and reports for funded projects; and the tasks assigned by the supervisors. On-the-job training in advanced programming (R and Stata) will be provided. The post will provide an excellent opportunity to develop a research career involving advanced statistical programming and big data cohort analysis. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Eric Wan at [email protected].

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

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 as soon as possible and continue until Dec 22, 2023 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Nov 13, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Dec 22, 2023 (HK Time)

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Research Assistant I/II


Hong Kong University


Hong Kong


November 13, 2023

Application deadline

December 22, 2023

Job type



Mathematics,Medicine,Social Science

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