Research Assistant II in the Department of Psychology (Ref.: 503014) (to commence on February 16, 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree or above in Social Sciences or a related discipline. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Cantonese; strong communication skills; basic knowledge in using statistical software such as SPSS and R; be self-motivated and have a good sense of responsibility; and be able to work independently and as a team. Those with experience in working with children and developing mobile applications are preferred.
The appointee will work on a project on the development of a comprehensive assessment system for identifying and supporting children with mathematics learning difficulties. He/She will be responsible for literature review; preparation of assessment and intervention materials; liaison with external parties; coordination of data collection activities; conducting assessment with children; supervision of research interns; data processing, and other research-related duties as assigned.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until January 25, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.