Ref.: 201801054
Posting Title: Research Assistant I
Department: Faculty of Education
Closing Date: August 15, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant I in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 201801054) (to commence on September 1, 2018 for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above and prior research experience. They should be fluent in English and Chinese, highly responsible, organized and proactive.  Knowledge of Hong Kong education and schools, especially ethnic minority students, familiarity with mixed research methods and qualitative and quantitative statistical analysis are advantages.  

The appointee will work for a project on social media use and language learning, assist the Principal Investigator to collect and process research data, provide data transcription and literature review, manage and store research documents and data, prepare project reports, as well as oversee student helpers and student research assistants.

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 covering letter and an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. Chun Lai at laichun@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/Closes August 15, 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.