The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university. It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members. Adopting...

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university.  It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members.  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 top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research, and excellent student development/support services.  Our aim is to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring attitude, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites applications for the Research Project “Response strategy to negative online reviews in the services industry: Accommodative or defensive”, funded by the Research Grants Council (RGC):

Research Assistant (Part-time) – Department of Marketing (Ref: PTRA (MKT - UGC/FDS14/B12/19) 2020-03-20)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 1 Year
Education Master Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Market Research
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 20/03/2020
Tags
ref. PTRA (MKT - UGC/FDS14/B12/19) 2020-03-20

 

The appointee will assist in conducting research duties, including but not limited to literature review, experimental design and data analysis.

 

Applicants should: 

  • possess a Master’s degree, preferably with a doctoral degree, in Marketing, Psychology or Management Information Systems;
  • be experienced with text mining and programming techniques, particularly using Python;
  • have knowledge and experience in using MTurk for data collection;
  • have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and
  • be able to work independently. 

 

The appointee is expected to assume duty in April 2020.  This employment will be on a 3-month contract.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary by email to hr@hsu.edu.hk or by post to Human Resources Office, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong on or before 5 April 2020.  Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.  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.