Work type : Full-time
Department : School of Public Health (22400)
Categories : Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor in Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the School of Public Health (Ref.
503699), to commence as soon as possible on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a doctoral degree by research (Ph.D., D.Sc., Dr.P.H. or equivalent) in epidemiology, microbiology, bioinformatics, bio-mathematics / statistics or related disciplines.
excellent written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team.
Relevant post-doctoral work experience in the analysis of phenotypic and genotypic antimicrobial resistance data, and an excellent track record of publications and grants would be advantages.
develop research programs independently; write scientific publications, grant proposals and reports; and assist in general administrative, operational and other duties as assigned.
There will be opportunities for participation in teaching programmes. Information about the School can be obtained at http : / / sph.hku.hk / index.php .
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment 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 applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.
V. Review of applications will start on April 27, 2021 and continue until
June 30, 2021
or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.