DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
The Department of Economics is looking for a full-time research assistant to work on applied micro-econometrics analysis. Applicants should (i) possess at least a Bachelor’s degree (preferably a Master’s degree) in economics, statistics, or some related discipline; (ii) be able to read and review academic papers in English; (iii) have solid programming and data management skills using Stata; and (iv) be self-motivated with good time management skills.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of six months commencing as soon as possible. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Interested candidates should send copies of their CV, degree diploma, and at least one writing sample (either English or Chinese) to Dr. Zhang Hongliang of the Department of Economics at email@example.com. Questions about the position could also be sent to the same email address. Applications received before 21 December 2016 is guaranteed full consideration, although the position will be open until it is filled. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 21 December 2016 or until the position is filled