Post Date: 24 May 2019

Functions: Education
Types: Contract
Education: Master Degree or above
Salary: -
Location: Shatin Area

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant Professor(s)


Department of Paediatrics

Ref. 1900011A

Closing date : June 19, 2019

Applications are invited for the post of Research Assistant Professor(s) in the Department. Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in Medical Sciences, Epidemiology or closely related disciplines; (ii) experience in clinical or translational research related to child health or health economics; (iii) a track record of research grants and publications on child health topics; (iv) the ability to work independently and in collaboration with different parties, and supervise junior staff; and (v) good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Candidates with established international collaborations will have an advantage.

The successful candidate(s) will be expected to (a) apply for competitive research grants including Research Grants Council and governmental grants; (b) independently conduct research projects related to paediatrics or child health; and (c) supervise postgraduate students and research staff. They will be required to work in both Prince of Wales Hospital and Hong Kong Children's Hospital.

Appointment(s) will initially be made on contract basis for 2-3 years commencing October 2019, renewable subject to academic performance and mutual agreement.


Application Procedure :
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit