Job ref no.: RAI/PS/0721d (CT3128670-01#0417)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant I (2 posts)
Department of Psychology

The Education University of Hong Kong

The appointee will support two to three research projects in the broad areas of cognitive and developmental psychology. He/she is required to do literature search, liaise with schools, parents, and government and non-government organisations, construct test material, recruit participants, administer testing and experiments, process data, and perform any other research-related duties as assigned. The appointment will be for an initial period of 6 months with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or a related discipline. He/she should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, good command of written and spoken in both English and Chinese (including Cantonese), self-motivation, and the ability to work independently, preferably with some experience in programming and using different statistical packages.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include leave and outpatient medical benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a); or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to or by post to the above address on or before 4 August 2021. Applications which are not made in prescribed form, or incomplete, or late, or not signed, or without the required supporting documents may not be considered. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application" on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the position(s) advertised. Since the incumbent’s work would involve contacts with persons aged under 18 and/or mentally incapacitated persons, prospective employee(s) will be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the Hong Kong Police Force.

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Job ref no. RAI/PS/0721d (CT3128670-01#0417)
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  • Full-time
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