Job ref no.: (Ref: SRA/RA/C&I/0219) (CT3116696-01#0360)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant (2 posts)

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The appointee will be responsible for providing assistant for research projects in education. He/she will assist in conducting literature review, collecting quantitative and qualitative data, performing statistical analyses by using SPSS, AMOS and other statistical packages (e.g. R, Mplus), writing reports, and performing any other duties as assigned. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

For the post of Research Assistant, applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Education or a relevant discipline, preferably with relevant working experience. For the post of Senior Research Assistant, applicants should have a Master‘s Degree in Psychology, Education or a relevant discipline plus one year post Master’s Degree full-time working experience or a doctorate. They should be proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese. They should be well-organized and have the ability to work independently and collectively as a good team member. They should also have good interpersonal and communication skills. Preference will be given to applicants who with a strong background in conducting quantitative research.

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 22 March 2019. 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. (Ref: SRA/RA/C&I/0219) (CT3116696-01#0360)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 3 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree