Research Assistant in Education

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Education

Research Assistant I

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 517389
Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 517389) (to commence as soon as possible for 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or above in English language education, or a related field. They should have fluency in both written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese); good knowledge of linguistic and cultural diversity, digital literacy; good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills; a strong sense of responsibility; and the ability to work independently and as a team. Expertise in video editing and familiarity with local schools recruiting both ethnic minority and local majority students are advantages. Fresh doctoral graduates with relevant experience and good academic performance are also welcome to apply.

The appointee will work on the project in relation to using digital multimodal pedagogy to promote collaboration between ethnic minority and local majority students studying English as a second/foreign language. He/She will conduct interviews with participants, attend classroom observations, implement intervention programmes, and perform transcription, data entry and analysis. 

Enquires can be directed to Dr. George Jiang at jljiang@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until December 30, 2022 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Nov 17, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:Dec 30, 2022 (HK Time)

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