Ref.: 201800118
Posting Title: Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I
Department: Department of Real Estate and Construction
Closing Date: February 21, 2018
 

 

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I in the Department of Real Estate and Construction (Ref.: 201800118) (to commence as soon as possible for 12-15 months, with the possibility of renewal) 

This post is connected to the RGC General Research Fund project: 'The role and impact of Building Environment Assessment Methods in achieving green building.' 

Applicants should possess a good Bachelor's degree or above (a Bachelor's degree with at least 3 years' relevant work experience or a Master's degree with at least 1 year's relevant work experience or a Ph.D. degree is required for Senior Research Assistant) with a good command of written and spoken English. The appointee will work together with Dr. R. Leiringer and his team on research which focuses on how voluntary building environmental assessment schemes, such as the HKBEAM, affect organisational practices in construction. He/She will be responsible for conducting interviews, data collection and analysis, and preparation of journal articles. Those who have an interest in pursuing further studies, or a future academic career, in the broad area of management and/or sustainability studies are encouraged to apply. 

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 an up-to-date C.V. and short statement indicating the reasons for applying to the post to Dr. R. Leiringer at roine.leiringer@hku.hk.  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.   Closes February 21, 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.