The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications,...

The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and most are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies. In 2018/19 AY, twelve programmes will be included in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $41,000 to $71,700 per year. For more information about our Institute, please visit https://www.thei.edu.hk.

Term / Temporary / Part-time Research Assistant I / II (Sustainable Living and Environment Laboratory)

Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Others > Horticulture / Agriculture / Forestry
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 27/03/2019
ref. O/THEi-FDE/TERM_RAI_II(SLEL)/03/19

Department / Section : Faculty of Design and Environment

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI) of the project and is expected to assist the PI in the development and co-ordination of research activities and daily operations of the Sustainable Living and Environment Laboratory under the Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment. He/she will be required to conduct field studies and data analysis; assist in drafting research proposals for external funding; and perform other research duties as assigned by the PI.

Requirements:
For Term / Temporary / Part-time Research Assistant I, applicants should have a recognised degree in Horticulture, Landscape, Surveying, Forestry, Geography, Environmental Science or related fields with relevant work experience.

For Term / Temporary / Part-time Research Assistant II, applicants should have a recognised sub-degree, preferably a recognised degree in the aforementioned fields or related fields

Candidates should possess good organisation and interpersonal skills, and the ability to use library resources effectively. Fresh graduates will also be considered.

Notes:
(1) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
(2) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
(3) Applicants who have responded to the advertisements in the last 6 months need not re-apply.

APPLICATION
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to allenzh@vtc.edu.hk. Please specify in the subject of the e-mail the reference of the post.

Closing date for application: 6 April 2019

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s). Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.