Job ref no.: RA/LCS/1218 (CT3116696-01#0242)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant
Department of Literature and Cultural Studies

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

The appointee will be responsible for working on a project of “A Study on Fragrance within the Curtains, the Annotation of Huang Tingjian’s Poetry Anthology by the Japanese Zen Monk Banri Shūkyū". His/her duties include but are not limited to provide research support to the Principal Investigator, conduct a literature search and review, documents preparation, translation and perform any other duties as assigned. The appointment will be for a period of around 7 months.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Ancient Chinese Literature, Religious Studies (especially Buddhism Studies), History of Art or related disciplines, preferably with relevant post-qualification full-time working experience or a higher Degree. Applicants with proficiency in ancient Chinese, and English/Japanese is a plus. Independence, multi-tasking, and attention to details are essential.

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 21 December 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.

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EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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