Job ref no.: RA/PS/1018a
The Education University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant
Department of Psychology

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

We are seeking a Research Assistant in the Department of Psychology. The appointee will be responsible for running projects on cognition of language and reading. Main duties include preparing experimental materials, data collection, and preliminary data analysis. He/she is also expected to perform administrative support to the Principal Investigator(s) and the research team. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or other related fields. Experience in psycholinguistics research, eye tracking (Eyelink system)/EEG and data collection of children will be an advantage. Applicants should be proficient in English and Chinese (Cantonese and Putonghua) and interpersonal skills. Familiar with relevant softwares (e.g., MPlus, R) 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 19 October 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. Since the incumbent may engage in work relating to students in schools, prospective employee(s) may be requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the Hong Kong Police Force.

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EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Job ref no. RA/PS/1018a (CT3116696-01#0158)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree