Research Assistant in Education

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Education

Part-time Research Assistant I

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 515158
Work type: Fractional / Part-time
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Research Assistant I in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 515158) (to commence as soon as possible for 3 or 6 months, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in English Language Education, or Sociology, Cultural Studies, General Education, with interest in language education. They should have an excellent command of English (including academic writing) and Chinese (Cantonese/Putonghua) and capability in the following areas: (1) qualitative/ethnographic research; (2) doing literature review; (3) conducting and transcribing interviews; (4) qualitative data analysis (NVivo or similar software); and (5) proofreading academic texts in English. Strong communication skills, independence, multi-tasking, and attention to details are essential.

The appointee will search, read, and write reviews of relevant academic materials; plan and conduct qualitative interviews and collect ethnographic data; conduct transcription and translation; help with analyzing qualitative data and writing research reports; and perform other duties as assigned.

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

The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until July 31, 2022 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:May 26, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:Jul 31, 2022 (HK Time)

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