Postdoc Fellow in Elderly Mental Health at University of Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong is offering postdoc position in social sciences. The initial contract for this position is two years and posible to extend. All candidates regardless of citizenship are eligible to apply before January 20, 2020.

Apply now Ref.: 499334

Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300) Categories: Academic-related Staff Hong Kong Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Elderly Mental Health in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.: 499334), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

The Department is conducting an elderly mental wellness project in collaboration with other NGO partners in community elderly services/mental health. It aims at developing a viable and sustainable best practice model to promote elderly mental wellness and prevent elderly depression in Hong Kong.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Statistics, Social Sciences, or other related disciplines. They should have proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese); excellence in analytical evaluation and generation of practical solutions; familiarity with advanced quantitative and qualitative statistical analyses in social sciences research; and the ability to work independently and as a team.

The appointee will join the Jockey Club JoyAge Project to assist Project Directors in planning, managing, coordinating, and implementing research activities on elderly mental health services; oversee data collection, data analysis and drafting reports and related publications; supervise Research Assistants; and perform other duties as assigned. There will be ample opportunities to work with research professionals, mental health professionals, as well as various stakeholders in the local community.

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

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. with contact details of at least one referee. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.


More scholarships: postdoc position in social sciences, postdoc position in social work, social sciences postdoc position, social work postdoc position, postdoc position in hong kong, postdoc position at university of hong kong

Get latest scholarships via your email! It's free!
Remember to check your email and active the subscription.
You can unsubscribe any time.
Copyright © 2019 All Right Reserved.