Job ref no.: 6073 (CT3129890-01#0003)
The Hong Kong University of Science And Technology

Research Assistant (IS)

The Hong Kong University of Science And Technology

Job Title: Research Assistant (IS) 

Department: Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Job ID: 6073

Job Posting Details

The appointee will assist faculty members in conducting research in information systems. He/She will help in data compilation, cleansing, visualization, basic statistical analysis and report writing.

Applicants should have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in information systems, computer science, statistics, business and management, or a related field. Experience in conducting academic research, programming (e.g. Python or R) and using statistical software packages (e.g. STATA or SPSS) will be an advantage. HKUST students or graduates are welcome to apply. As this is a position supported by the Job Creation Scheme under Anti-epidemic Fund 2.0 of the Government, according to the requirement, the appointee must be a permanent resident of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment. (Duration: 1 year, renewable)

(Applicants who have applied earlier for the same position need not re-apply.)

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided. 

Application Procedure
In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.

More job information
Job ref no. 6073 (CT3129890-01#0003)
Job Function
  • Clearwater Bay
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree
  • Dental plan
  • Medical plan