Job ref no.: O/THEi-FST/TERM_RAII(CMP)/12/18 (CT3118044-01#0184)
Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Term Research Assistant II (Chinese Medicinal Pharmacy)

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and most are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies. In 2018/19 AY, twelve programmes are included in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $41,000 to $71,700 per year. For more information about our Institute, please visit

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI) of the project. He/she will be required to organize talks, workshops, seminars, or study tours in Hong Kong and mainland China; to liaise with the collaborating organization; to conduct meetings with relevant parties; to assist in preparing the progress report, procurement, promotion of the project, etc.; and/or to perform other duties as assigned by the PI.

Applicants should have a sub-degree, preferably a bachelor degree, in Chinese Medicinal Pharmacy, Chinese Medicine, Health Care or related disciplines. He/she should have i) good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (including Putonghua), ii) good organizational, administrative, interpersonal and communication skills, iii) a strong sense of responsibility and good work initiative, and iv) an ability to work independently. Those with experience in organizing activities or project coordination would have an advantage.

(1) Candidates may be appointed on part-time or temporary terms of employment.
(2) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
(3) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to Please specify in the subject of the e-mail the reference of the post.

Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled. THEi thanks all applicants for their interest. But only applicants who are shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result. Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they do not hear from us within 6 months after submission. The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s). Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.

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Job ref no. O/THEi-FST/TERM_RAII(CMP)/12/18 (CT3118044-01#0184)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 0 year - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree