Research Assistant in Law

University of Hong Kong Department of Law

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Ref.: 500559

Work type: Full-time

Department: Department of Law (18100)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II for the Rule of Law Education Project (ROLE) in the Department of Law (Ref.: 500559) (to commence on September 1, 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funding)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in law or an equivalent qualification. They should have a good command of written English and Chinese, excellent communication skills, and a strong interest in public affairs; good photo-editing skills and experience in management of social media. Website design experience and work experience in a tertiary institution will be an advantage. The appointee will be responsible for liaising with HKU law students and various cooperating partners of the project; assisting in the maintenance of the content of the project website ( and social media accounts; organizing educational activities promoting the rule of law, and performing research and support duties as assigned by the project coordinators.  

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.  Closes August 6, 2020.

Advertised:Jul 9, 2020 (HK Time)

Applications close:Aug 6, 2020 (HK Time)