Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five schools, namely the School of Arts & Social Sciences, Lee Shau Kee School of Business & Administration, School of Education & Languages, School of Science & Technology, and the Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional & Continuing Education. Through them, we have been providing full-time and part-time programmes at undergraduate, post-graduate, and sub-degree levels.
Today we have over 9,000 full-time and 10,000 part-time students at OUHK with more than 220 programmes of studies. The OUHK spirit is a culmination of a relentless pursuit of academic excellence and a creative approach to learning and teaching. Reaching out to our next generation and across the borders through advanced web technologies has been our principal goal in the past years.
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the University Research Centre (URC):
At the rank of Research Assistant (Ref.: 16-RASST-285-O)
University Research Centre
(Appointment period: for up to about 24 months)
The appointee will be responsible for providing assistance in a broad range of administrative duties, including writing clear and correct agendas, minutes and reports, liaising with various internal and external parties for activities, preparing drafts of newsletter and webpages, providing effective office support and research related assistance.
Applicants should possess at least a bachelor degree, preferably a higher degree, a very good command of English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua), a strong sense of responsibility, effective organization and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidate will be appointed on a full-time fixed term contract. Renewal of contract will be subject to performance, service need and availability of funding. Fringe benefits will include annual leave, medical & dental benefits and gratuity, where applicable.