Work type : Full-time
Department : School of Public Health (22400)
Categories : Professoriate Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Population Mental Wellness in the School of Public Health ( Ref.
503518), to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal and with consideration for tenure before the expiry of a second three-year fixed-term contract.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health, psychology, behavioural science, cognitive science, or a field related to the study of population mental wellness.
They should have excellent written and oral communication skills; and the ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team.
expertise in analysing large and complex datasets; and competence in mentoring early career researchers and research students.
The appointee will play a major role in implementing an interdisciplinary research programme on population mental wellness.
mentor junior research staff and students; and contribute to administrative, operational and other duties as assigned. 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.
Housing benefits will be provided as applicable.
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 April 9, 2021 and continue until
June 30, 2021
or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.