Junior Research Assistant
Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences
Ref : 2200002Q
The appointee will work at the Prince of Wales Hospital (PWH) for the CUHK/PWH Partnering Centre of the Hong Kong Genome Project.
Applicants should have/be (i) a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Genetic Sciences, Health Sciences, Biomedical Science, Social Sciences, Public Health, Medical Statistics, or medical science related discipline, with at least two years' experience; (ii) a good team player with good communication skills, detail-minded work attitude, and able to work independently; (iii) self-motivated with strong sense of responsibility and problem-solving skills; and (iv) a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (literacy in reading and writing Chinese is a must; strong written English is an advantage). Experience in patient care, clinical research, and the use of digital health technologies in healthcare settings would be an advantage. Fresh graduates with basic knowledge and experiences in research studies are welcome to apply.
Duties include (a) undertaking basic research and related clerical / administrative duties; (b) handling correspondence and enquiries related to the Project; (c) assisting in preparing research-related protocols and literature search; (d) providing assistance to the Genetic Counsellors; and (e) other ad-hoc duties as assigned.
Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
[Those who have responded to the previous advertisement for the same post (Ref : 210002RV) need not re-apply.]
Application Procedure :
Application should be made online at http://career.cuhk.edu.hk