Job ref no.: SRA/ELE/1121
The Education University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant
Department of English Language Education

The Education University of Hong Kong

The appointee will assist in an RGC-funded research project. He/she will work closely with nursing faculty members and students and provide support in pedagogical innovation. The main duties will include recruiting participants, conducting systematic literature review, assisting with developing research instruments, collecting and analyzing data, preparing research reports and dissemination material, as well as maintaining effective communication with multiple stakeholders. The appointee is expected to assume duty as soon as possible, and the initial appointment will be for a period of one year with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and mutual agreement.

Applicants should have at least a Master’s Degree plus one year post Master’s Degree full-time working experience, or a Doctoral Degree, in Applied Linguistics, English Language Teaching or other related disciplines. They should possess an excellent command of spoken and written English, a commitment to research, and the ability to write up research work for publications. Those with experience in discourse analysis and teaching materials design will be preferred. Knowledge of nursing education is an advantage.

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 3 December 2021. Applications which are not made in prescribed form, or incomplete, or late, or not signed, or without the required supporting documents may not be considered. 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’s work would involve contacts with persons aged under 18 and/or mentally incapacitated persons, prospective employee(s) will be required 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. SRA/ELE/1121
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 1 year
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree