Job ref no.: C/R/144/03
City University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant in the Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences

City University of Hong Kong

  • Competitive pay

Project : Group Storytelling Intervention Based on Social Information Processing (SIP) Model to Reduce Reactive and Proactive Aggression in Young Schoolchildren

Duties : Conduct research-related work and data analysis, prepare reports and perform routine administrative duties.

The appointment will be for 12 months.

Requirements : A good honours degree in Psychology, preferably with relevant research experience.   Good knowledge and skills in computer software (including SPSS) are required.  Being mature and reliable, with strong sense of responsibility and good analytical skills are highly preferred.  Candidates with a Master’s degree and more than 1 year’s post-qualification working experience may be considered for appointment as Senior Research Assistant.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisements of the same reference no. need not re-apply.  Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences has been retitled from Department of Applied Social Sciences effective from 1 July 2018.)

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 8 August 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/144/03 (CT3116695-01#0008)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Kowloon Tong
Employment Term
  • Temporary
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree