Job ref no.: RA/CGC/0718
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant
Centre for Governance and Citizenship

The Education University of Hong Kong

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The Centre for Governance and Citizenship (CGC) is a University-level research centre of The Education University of Hong Kong committed to conduct interdisciplinary scholarly research and facilitate public discourse on governance issues and citizenship studies. Current research focuses on civic and citizenship education, ethnic minority identity, youth civic engagement and youth activism, and comparative research on youth civic values.

The CGC now invites applications for a Research Assistant within the Centre. The appointee will be responsible for a number of projects and activities related to civic and citizenship education. The appointee will also perform other duties as assigned by the Principal Investigator and the Centre Director. The appointment will be for a period of 6 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree, and preferably a Master’s degree in Social Sciences. They should also have native proficiency in Chinese language (Cantonese) and near native proficiency in English language (at least IELTS 7). Applicants with high level of IT proficiency will be an advantage.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include leave and outpatient medical 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 20 July 2018. 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. RA/CGC/0718 (CT3116696-01#0005)
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Employment Term
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree