Job ref no.: RAI/SES/0819a (CT3122749-01#0105)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant I
Department of Science and Environmental Studies

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

The appointee will be responsible for assisting in conducting research (Topic: Removal Mechanisms of Selected Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) in Designer Biochar-enhanced Bioreactors) and performing any other duties as assigned. The appointment will be for a period of around 24 months with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably a Master’s Degree or a Doctoral Degree in Environmental Engineering/ Environmental Science with evidence of scholarship, example of research outputs and extensive research experience in related disciplines. They should have a strong research background with good track record of journal publication, an excellent organizational, interpersonal as well as communication skills. They should also be able to multi-tasking, work under tight deadlines, and work both independently and as a team. Applicants have an excellent command of written English and Chinese and experience in academic research is highly desirable.

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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 16 August 2019. 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.

Further information about the University is available at

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Job ref no. RAI/SES/0819a (CT3122749-01#0105)
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  • Contract
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree