Job ref no.: RAI/II/SES/1021
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II
Department of Science and Environmental Studies

The Education University of Hong Kong

If you are looking for a chemistry-related research experience, we can help you. We publish cutting-edge research in the fields of inorganic, synthetic, and analytical chemistry. We are now opening one position of research personnel for a project involving transition metal-based catalysis. This position will be supervised by Prof. Stephen Chow Cheuk-fai: The appointee will supervise the team in developing the abovementioned research project. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants for Research Assistant I should have a BSc degree preferably with some synthetic research experience. Possessing an MSc/MPhil degree would be an advantage. Applicants for Research Assistant II should have at least Level 2 or equivalent or above in five subjects including Chinese Language, English Language and Mathematics in HKDSE; or Grade E (Level 2) or above in five subjects including Chinese, English (Syllabus B) and Mathematics in HKCEE or equivalent. Applicants should also be passionate and creative.

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 26 October 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.

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Job ref no. RAI/II/SES/1021
Job Function
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  • Contract
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan