Research Assistant I

0-1 years
10 days ago
Job Description

Job Description :

Research Assistant I in the Department of Psychology / State Key Laboratory of Brain and Cognitive Sciences (Ref.: 523131) (to commence as soon as possible on a one-year temporary basis, with the possibility to renewal subject to performance and available funding)

Applicants should have

- Bachelor's degree or above, in Psychology, Neuroscience, or a related discipline

- Excellent command of written and spoken Chinese and English

- Good organizational and interpersonal skills

- Proactive and efficient working style

- Experience with the design of behavioral experiments and neuroimaging (MRI data), programing skills are a plus

The appointee will join ongoing project of the Principal Investigator Professor Benjamin Becker on the brain basis of emotional and motivational processes and how these become dysfunctional in mental disorders. Tasks will include, establishing the lab computer infrastructure, subject recruitment and running experiments, analyzing data and preparation of publications and research projects. Enquiries can be sent to Professor Benjamin Becker at .

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 applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on September 28, 2023 and continue untilOctober 12, 2023or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency





The University of Hong Kong is a public research university in Hong Kong. Founded in 1887 as the Hong Kong College of Medicine for Chinese, it is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong. HKU was also the first university established by the British in East Asia.

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