Ref.: 201800101
Posting Title: Senior Research Assistant
Department: Department of Geography
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Geography (Ref.: 201800101) (to commence on April 1, 2018 for one year until March 31, 2019, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess an M.Phil. or Ph.D. degree in Geography; a Master’s degree in Geography, Geoinformation Science, Computer Science, Transportation Engineering or a related discipline; excellent command of written and spoken English; knowledge in computer programming; and at least 2 years of relevant research experience. The appointee will work on Professor Becky P.Y. Loo’s project on smart mobility. He/She will work on the transport network and database integration with ArcGIS, develop behavioural models in a time-space framework and perform other duties as assigned.

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

Applicants should send a completed application form together with a cover letter, and up-to-date C.V. to Ms. Carol Chu at whchu@hku.hk.  Application 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 start from February 1, 2018 and continue until February 28, 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.