Project Associate (Ref. 21102622)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Master Degree
Language Chinese - Mandarin, English
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Administration > Personal Assistant / Executive Assistant
Education / Training > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 26/10/2021


Project Associate (Ref. 21102622)
[Appointment period: twelve months initially, with possibility of further appointment]

The appointee will assist the project leader in the research project - “Developing a collection of testimonies for impact underpinned by research and writing impact case studies”. He/She will be required to:

(a) identify impact underpinned by research and collect testimonies from stakeholders and different channels to write up impact case studies;

(b) ensure the accuracy of the contents of the impact case studies;

(c) optimize the contents of the impact to target audiences of various publicity channels and different occasions; and

(d) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department or his/her delegates.


Applicants should:

(a) have a master's degree in Journalism, Communication Studies or related disciplines or a good honours degree in one of the said disciplines with three or more years of research/relevant work experience;

(b) have an excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese;

(c) have strong analytical skills;

(d) be able to work with different levels of colleagues;

(e) be self-motivated, well-organized and detail-minded; and

(f) be a good team player with good interpersonal, communication and multitasking skills.

Preference will be given to those with knowledge of research trends in rehabilitation sciences and healthcare settings in Hong Kong.

Applicants are invited to contact Ms Yiu Kei Yan Joann at tel no. 2766 4287, fax no. 2330 8656 or  for further information.


A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.


Please send a completed application form by post to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or by clicking  . Application forms can be downloaded from If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. The closing date for application is Wednesday, 10 November 2021.  Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months from the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful. Applications should be addressed directly to Ms Yiu Kei Yan Joann (please state Department of Rehabilitation Sciences on the envelope). The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at

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