Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral
Fellow/Senior Research Assistant (Several Positions) in the Sau Po
Centre on Ageing within the Faculty of Social Sciences
commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of
renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Social Sciences,
Psychology, Statistics, Data Science or a related discipline with
at least 3 years’ relevant experience. Those with a Master’s degree
plus at least 1 year’s post-qualification experience may be
considered for appointment as SRA. Candidates with experience in
elderly, healthcare, technology, or education setting will be given
The applicants should be self-motivated, willing to learn, able to
work independently and in a team, and with a strong sense of
responsibility and work ethics, good communication skills, and high
proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (fluency in
Cantonese is required). Those with related track records of
academic publication are preferred. Familiarity with developing and
validating psychometric scales, gerontechonology, psychotherapy,
and experience in providing therapeutic interventions, managing
large databases and conducting advanced statistical analysis will
be an advantage.
The appointee(s) will conduct high-impact research in community
project(s) for older adults and their caregivers, especially
involving big data analytics, development of gerontechnology and
intervention protocols, capacity-building trainings, screening and
risk assessment, psychosocial intervention groups, social
impact/cost effectiveness analysis, and other duties as
What We Offer
The appointment will be a 1-year contract with highly competitive
salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be
offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and
free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post.
Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.
indicating the name and correspondence details of two referees.
Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue
until November 30, 2023
, or until the post is filled,
whichever is earlier.
The University is an equal opportunities employer
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and
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