Tailored opportunities: Post-doctoral Fellow in data science in Community Child Health at the University of Hong Kong


Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow specialized in data science in Community Child Health in the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal.

The appointee would be involved in various projects in community child health, including large-scale community-based early childhood intervention project in Hong Kong, under the supervision of Dr. Patrick Ip and his collaborators in medical, social welfare, education, psychology and various disciplines.  Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to Dr. Patrick Ip at patricip@hku.hk or Miss Janet Chan at janetcm@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.


Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in the area of statistics, data science or related fields with expertise in handling large datasets.


Deadline for application is 28 February 2018


Applicants should send a completed application form and an up-to-date C.V. to Miss Greeny Chan at greenyc@hku.hk, or by post to the Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.  Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc.

Applications should be made on this online application portal.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.

Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.
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