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 application for the following position to work in the Research Project “Three-echelon collaborative slot allocation planning for liner shipping revenue management under uncertain demand”, funded by the Research Grants Council (RGC):

Research Assistant (Part-time) – Department of Supply Chain and Information Management (Ref: PTRA (SCM-FDS14/E07/18) 2020-01-17)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Master Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Logistics / Transportation > Supply Chain / Logistics
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 17/01/2020
Tags
ref. PTRA (SCM-FDS14/E07/18) 2020-01-17

 

The appointee will assist in conducting research and development project and compiling research journal papers and reports.

 

Applicants should:

  • possess a recognized MPhil or PhD in Supply Chain and Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Transportation, Environmental Science, Statistics or a related discipline;
  • have at least two years of working experience in research and development;
  • have solid experience in journal paper writing and publication;
  • have self-motivated attitude and good time-management skills;
  • preferably have experience in mathematical modeling and algorithm simulations; and knowledge in maritime logistics, product carbon footprint and life-cycle assessment.

 

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 2 February 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.