Job ref no.: SRA/RA/MIT/ITC/0718
The Education University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant
Department of Mathematics and Information Technology

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

The appointee will be responsible for supporting research and administration related work for a research project entitled “The Techniques And Applications For Fuzzy Talent Assessment Based On Educational Big Data". He/she will assist in collecting data, data input, implementing models, data analysis, managing administrative work, and performing other duties as assigned by the project leader. The initial appointment will be for a period of around 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

For the post of Senior Research Assistant, applicants should have a Master’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, information systems or other related fields, plus at least one-year post-qualification full-time working experience, or a Doctoral Degree. For the post of Research Assistant, applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in the above mentioned disciplines. The applicants should have good knowledge of machine learning and data mining. They should also have very good programming skills and system implementation experience, and high writing proficiency in English and Chinese, especially in academic writing. Knowledge in education-related areas and experience in research paper publication will be 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 23 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. SRA/RA/MIT/ITC/0718 (CT3116696-01#0012)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree