Job - Senior Research Assistant/Research AssistantDepartment of Curriculum and Instruction, The Education University of Hong Kong
The Education University of Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant
Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Job Ref.SRA/RA/C&I/1116a

The appointee will be responsible for supporting related research and administrative work for a project to inquire into the student performance of Diploma of Secondary Examination. He/she will assist in conducting literature search; liaising with school teachers and government officials; collecting and analyzing data; preparing manuscripts; writing reports; managing administrative work; and performing other duties as assigned. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants for Senior Research Assistant should have a Master’s Degree plus one years' post-qualification full-time experience or a Doctoral Degree in a relevant field. Applicants for Research Assistant should have a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably with a higher degree in Education or a related discipline, with at least 2 years post-qualification experience. They should also have a good academic and research record; good knowledge of advanced statistical tests and/or qualitative research methodology; good knowledge of statistical package (e.g. SPSS), word processing software; and an excellent command of both English and Chinese.

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 fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address on or before 9 December 2016. 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 positions advertised.

Further information about the University is available at

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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SRA/RA/C&I/1116a (CT3105681-01#0217)
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