Job ref no.: 180010D
The Open University of Hong Kong

Research Associate/Research Assistant

The Open University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

We are now inviting application(s) for the following posts in Institute of International Business and Governance:

Research Associate / Research Assistant


The appointees will support the operation of the research centres under the Institute of International Business and Governance; assist in the organization of the attachment programme, workshops, conferences and other related activities; support the Distinguished Professors in their respective research activities during their visits and subsequent follow-up work; assist academic staff in research activities; offer administrative support and perform other duties as assigned.



Applicants should possess a recognized Master’s degree; the ability to work independently; an investigative nature, good analytical and communication skills in both English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua) as well as a detail-minded work attitude. Good knowledge of statistical software (e.g., SPSS) and experience in conducting academic research projects and developing database is preferred. Enthusiasm in academic writing will be an advantage. Applicants without a Master’s degree will be considered for the post of Research Assistant.


Terms of Appointment

Successful candidates will be appointed on a full-time fixed term contract.  Fringe benefits will include annual leave, medical & dental benefits and gratuity, where applicable.

Application Procedures
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for this post:

Deadline:     29 June 2018

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More job information
Job ref no. 180010D (CT3113078-01#0146)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 2 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree