Research Assistant in Business and Economics

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Business and Economics

Part-time Student Research Assistant

The University of Hong Kong

Ref.: 501708

Work type: Fractional / Part-time

Department: Faculty of Business and Economics (07030)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Student Research Assistant in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref.: 501708) (to commence as soon as possible for a period of 3-6 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should be current undergraduate or postgraduate students in Economics or other related areas.  They should be familiar with data analysis in Stata or Python or other popular softwares. Some experience in SQL would be an advantage. Prior knowledge of econometrics is preferred but not essential. The appointee will be responsible for an economics research project using large-scale firm-level data and cleaning firm-level data, summarizing patterns observed in the data and performing regression analysis. Collaboration opportunities may be available, depending on the appointee’s contribution to the project.  Enquires about the post should be sent to Dr. C. Sun at

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online at the University’s careers site and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Jul 23, 2020 (HK Time)

Applications close:Aug 31, 2020 (HK Time)

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