Ref.: 201800674
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II in the Sau Po Centre on Ageing
Department: Sau Po Centre on Ageing
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I/II in the Sau Po Centre on Ageing within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 201800674) (to commence as soon as possible, on a one-year temporary term, or a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Education or a related discipline, preferably with at least one year's post-qualification work experience in research projects or training programmes.  They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese and comprehensive knowledge of quantitative and qualitative analysis. Experience in teaching-support duties at tertiary institutions is an advantage. The appointee will support an innovative active ageing infusion education and evaluation project in the university. He/She will be responsible for liaison with academic departments; coordination of teaching activities; literature review; data collection and analysis; multimedia production; preparation of presentations, manuals and reports; and other research-related duties as assigned by the investigators.

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., stating the expected salary and available date, to the Centre at evamak@hku.hk. Please quote “Ref. 201800674” in the email subject.  Application forms (345/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jrform. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk. Closes May 31, 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 shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.