Ref.: 201701660
Posting Title: Part-time Student Research Assistant
Department: Faculty of Education
Closing Date: February 2, 2018
 

 

Part-time Student Research Assistant at the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 201701660) (to commence as soon as possible for 3 months)

Applicants should be undergraduate students in English Language Education, English Language, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or other relevant discipline. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English, good computer skills (e.g. Words, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), and an interest in English language education and research.  Knowledge of operation of schools and education in Hong Kong would be an advantage.  The appointee will work on a research project which investigates L2 learners’ learning and use of communication strategies in Hong Kong.   He/She will be responsible for clerical and research-related tasks including school visits, speech transcription/translation, data entry, compilation and analysis, and other duties as assigned. 

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Jim Chan at edjimcyh@hku.hkApplication forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/Review of applications will continue until February 2, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

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