The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution offering a full range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying...

The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution offering a full range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying in education and related humanities, social sciences, and arts and culture disciplines. The University has a Graduate School and three Faculties, namely, Faculty of Education and Human Development, Faculty of Humanities, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, comprising altogether 16 Departments, with about 470 academic/teaching staff. It now features four University-level research centres and thirteen Faculty-level research and development centres covering various areas of expertise in Education, Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts.

The University aspires to become a leading university in the Asia Pacific region, focusing on Education and complementary disciplines, and recognised for its excellence in nurturing competent and caring professionals and the impact of scholarship. If you are excited by the prospect of contributing your expertise to the development of a leading multidisciplinary University at the heart of East Asia, we would like to hear from you.

For further details about the University, please visit its website at http://www.eduhk.hk.

The University invites applications for the following post:

Research Assistant

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Tai Po
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 18/10/2016
ref. RA/LTTC/1016

Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology 

The appointee will be responsible for providing research support to the Centre Director.  Duties include writing proposals, compiling reports, evaluating learning and teaching initiatives, collecting and analyzing data.  The appointee will be expected to carry out other duties as assigned by the Centre Director.  The appointment will be for a period of two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement. 

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Psychology, Social Sciences or related disciplines.  Applicants should be highly proficient in both English and Chinese.  They should also have knowledge of conducting statistical data analysis independently.  They should be self-motivated and able to work as a team member.  Knowledge of statistical knowledge for conducting academic research and/or experience with educational technology would be an advantage.  Immediate availability is preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits. 

Application Forms are obtainable from (a) http://www.eduhk.hk/hro/applyfor.htm; or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong.  The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to hro1@eduhk.hk or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address on or before 26 October 2016.  Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application” on the envelope.  Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.  For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to http://www.eduhk.hk/jobsopp/index.php?glang=en. 

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.  Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted.  The University reserves the right not to fill the positions advertised.  Since the incumbent may engage in work relating to students in schools, prospective employee(s) may be requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the Hong Kong Police Force.

Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk. 

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.