The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, and Translation and Foreign Languages) and over 6,000 full-time students. Adopting the unique “Liberal...

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, and Translation and Foreign Languages) and over 6,000 full-time students. Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities. Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features a primary focus on undergraduate education, top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, unique residential college system combining living and learning, interactive small class teaching, very close student-teacher relationship, RGC-funded impactful research, and excellent student development/support services. Listed among the top 200 worldwide on “Quality Education” and “Decent Work and Economic Growth” in Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2021, the University aims to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the Research Project “Exploring teacher-supported peer feedback: Developing student feedback literacy and writing quality”, funded by the Research Grants Council:

Research Assistant – Department of English (Ref: RA (ENG) 2022-05-27)

Job level Entry
Education Master Degree
Language English
Location
Shatin
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 27/05/2022
ref. RA (ENG) 2022-05-27

 

Responsibilities:

  • conduct literature review;
  • perform data collection and analysis;
  • write up report; and
  • perform duties related to the research project.

 


Applicants should:

  • possess a master’s degree in English, English language education or related disciplines;
  • have experience in both quantitative and qualitative data analysis; and
  • be proficient in both spoken and written English.


Applicant who are knowledgeable about formative assessment and feedback literacy will be an advantage.

 


This full-time employment will be on a 9-month contract.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested applicant should visit this link https://recruit.hsu.edu.hk/ and apply on or before 12 June 2022.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.