Job ref no.: C/R/147/03
City University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant in the Department of Applied Social Sciences

City University of Hong Kong

  • Competitive pay

Projects : 

  1. Integrated Elderly Care: Database on adult development and aging
  2. Intergenerational Conflict at Work: The Role of Visual Attention in Affective and Behavioral Reactions to Conflict Situations

Duties : Responsible for project management, literature review and scale development; collect data amongst Hong Kong Chinese middle-aged and older adults; conduct statistical analysis and write reports; and perform any other duties as assigned.

The appointment will be for 12 months.

Requirements : A good honours degree in Psychology, with at least 1 year’s experience in psychological research.  Experience in working with middle-aged adults and older people, good knowledge of advanced statistical analysis and longitudinal databases, high proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), strong sense of responsibility and communication skills are required.

Candidates with a Master’s degree and 1 year’s post-qualification working experience may be considered for appointment as Senior Research Assistant.

Salary and Conditions of Service
Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 22 June 2018.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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More job information
Job ref no. C/R/147/03 (CT3111299-01#0251)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Kowloon Tong
Employment Term
  • Temporary
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree