The University invites applications for the following positions:
The University invites applications for the following positions:

Research Assistant (Job ID: 3137)

Job level Entry
Education Master Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Published On 20/10/2016
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Multimedia Technology Research Center (MTrec)

The appointees will work in a rigorous R&D environment to develop state-of-the-art technologies in one of the 3 projects: Wi-Fi technologies, Internet streaming technologies and Indoor positioning technologies based on advanced research results. The team will work closely with the related industries. This is an opportunity for the appointees to be involved in full software product life cycles, and to have exposure in a team-oriented working environment.

The Cybersecurity Lab is looking for a research assistant in education. The appointee will assist the Director in course/training material preparation related to the research in Lab; help organizing activities and the Firebird competition team, as well as performing other administrative duties related to the Lab.

Applicants should have a master’s degree or above in science or engineering. Familiarity with university course curriculum and learning environments, open and affable character and eagerness to learn are necessary. An excellent command of English and good presentation skills is required.

Duration of Appointment: Unless stated otherwise, the above positions will normally be of one year duration with a possibility of renewal.

Medical benefits and paid leave will be provided where applicable.

Application Procedure

In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Sunday, 30 October 2016, unless indicated otherwise.

Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.