The Technological and Higher Education Institute (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input through three faculties - Faculty of Design and Environment, Faculty of Management and Hospitality, and Faculty of Science and...

The Technological and Higher Education Institute (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input through three faculties - Faculty of Design and Environment, Faculty of Management and Hospitality, and Faculty of Science and Technology. All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and most are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies. At present, seven programmes are in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $40,000 to $70,000 per year.

In the academic year 2017/18, THEi will move to a new campus in Chai Wan next to the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) campus at Chai Wan.

Part-time Research Assistant I/II (Fashion Design)

Job level Entry
Education Associate Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Design > Fashion Design
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 25/01/2017
ref. O/THEi-FDE/PT_RAI_II(FD)/01/17

Employment Period:
Around 4 months (to commence as soon as possible with the possibility of renewal)

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI) of the project and is expected to facilitate research works; familiarise with quantitative research approach; assist in conducting survey, data collection and data analysis; review various theoretical and empirical research approaches in retail location analysis; consolidate research findings; and perform other research-related duties as assigned by the PI.

Requirements:
For the post of Part-time Research Assistant I, applicants should have a master’s degree, preferably a doctoral degree, related to fashion marketing, technology or international business disciplines; good organisation and interpersonal skills; and experience in using software such as Endnote, SPSS and eViews. Applicants with a recognised degree in a relevant discipline with relevant work experience and the above stated skills will also be considered.

For the post of Part-time Research Assistant II, applicants should have a recognised sub-degree, or a higher qualification, related to fashion marketing, technology or international business disciplines; good organisation and interpersonal skills; and experience in using software such as Endnote, SPSS and eViews.

Applicants with research experience in gravity modeling and some experience in academic writing would have an advantage.

APPLICATION
(a) Application forms [VTC-1 (Rev. 12/2012)] are available from: (i) G/F., VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong; or (ii) the website http://www.vtc.edu.hk/html/en/career.html.
(b) A completed application form[VTC-1 (Rev. 12/2012)], together with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, should be sent to The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Room 315, 20A Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, N.T., Hong Kong, or by e-mail to thei-jobs-ra@vtc.edu.hk. Please specify on the envelope, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post.

Closing date for application: Open for application until the post is filled


Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled.

THEi thanks all applicants for their interest. But only applicants who are shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result. Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they do not hear from us within 6 months after submission. The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed within 24 months.