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.: 526667 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (21300) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy (Ref.: 526667)

We now invite applications for the captioned post(s).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • assist in the application and validation methodology of electronic medical records-based cohort studies
  • studies of big data and simulation modelling in health services
  • conduct data manipulation and visualization
  • prepare scientific publications, grant proposals, and reports
  • provide general administrative and operational support
  • perform other duties as assigned
  • Requirements

  • a Bachelor's degree or above preferably in public health, epidemiology, biostatistics, health economics, or related disciplines
  • a strong quantitative background, demonstrated expertise in analysis of large and complex datasets
  • experience in analyzing statistical data using R, SAS, Stata, Python or other programming packages
  • Relevant experience in big data manipulation or decision analytics, and a track record of publications would be advantages
  • a strong sense of responsibility
  • good organizational skills
  • independent research skills and capability
  • an excellent command of written and spoken Chinese and English
  • What We Offer

    The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 1-year temporary basis or 2-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

    A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme at 10% of basic salary. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online applications 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 July 31, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

    Advertised: May 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Jul 31, 2024 (HK Time)

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    Job details


    Research Assistant I/II


    Hong Kong University


    Hong Kong


    May 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    July 31, 2024

    Job type



    Biology,Mathematics,Medicine,Social Science

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