Ref.: 201801066
Posting Title: Research Assistant I/II (Full-time or Part-time)
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Full-time/Part-time Research Assistant I/II in the Policy for Sustainability Lab (PSL) of the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 201801066) (to commence as soon as possible, on a temporary 3-month full-time or 6-month part-time basis, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Social Science or a related discipline; a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and good knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods. Those with research experience in Sustainable Development, Environmental Management and Rural/Urban Revitalization are preferred. The appointee will be responsible for literature review, field data collection and analysis, development of teaching materials, and other teaching- and research-related duties as assigned by the Director of the PSL.

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 the Faculty at fosspsl@hku.hk. The application form (341/1111) 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 as soon as possible and continue until July 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 candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.