Job ref no.: RAI/LML/1220a (CT3125367-01#0474)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant I
Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies

The Education University of Hong Kong

The appointee will be responsible for working on projects related to mobile assisted language learning and English teacher training. His/her duties include, but are not limited to, providing research support to the Principal Investigator, conducting literature review, collecting/analysising data, drafting research reports, organising, collaborating and communicating between multi-parties. The candidate should demonstrate good academic writing skills. The appointee will also be expected to carry out other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator. The appointment will be for an initial period of 8 months, which is renewable subject to the performance of the appointee.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably a Master’s Degree, in English language /linguistics or other relevant subjects. They should have a good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese. They should also be literate in computer applications; able to work under tight timeline; and have strong communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. Independence, multi-tasking and attention to details are essential.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, leave, medical and dental 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 22 December 2020. 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.

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EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Job ref no. RAI/LML/1220a (CT3125367-01#0474)
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan