SCHOOL OF NURSING
Research Associate (Full-time / Part-time) (Ref. 20012403)
[Appointment period: twelve months]
The appointee will assist the project leader in the research project - “Understanding needs of paediatric patients with life-limiting diseases: towards a model of paediatric palliative care”. He/She will be required to work in hospitals and the community for liaison and data collection.
Applicants should have:
(a) a master’s degree, preferably in Social Science or other health related disciplines, or a good honours degree in one of the said disciplines with at least three years of research/relevant work experience;
(b) demonstrated experience in undertaking research, particularly in data collection;
(c) experience in and knowledge of qualitative research;
(d) initiative and be conscientious and responsible;
(e) good organizational, interpersonal and interviewing skills; and
(f) a good command of spoken Chinese, with fluency in Cantonese.
Applicants are invited to contact Prof. Frances Wong Kam-yuet at tel no. 2766 6419, fax no. 2364 9663 or email by clicking "Apply Now" for further information.
For full-time appointment, a highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.
For part-time appointment, the remuneration rate is HK$167 per hour.
Please refer to the "Application Method". Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be addressed directly to Prof. Frances Wong Kam-yuet (please state School of Nursing on the envelope). The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.
PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.
Please send a completed application form by post to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to [email protected]. Application forms can be downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.php. If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.
Applicants are invited to contact Prof. Frances Wong Kam-yuet at tel no. 2766 6419, fax no. 2364 9663 or email [email protected] for further information.