Research Assistant in Marketing

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Business and Economics

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503718
Work type: Full-time
Department: Contemporary Marketing Centre (07004)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref.: 503718)(to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Contemporary Marketing Centre at HKU Business School (Faculty of Business and Economics) seeks one Research Assistant to work on research projects related to digital marketing, big data marketing and social media marketing.  Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above majoring in Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, Natural Science and related fields. Intention to pursue a Ph.D. degree in Marketing/Economics or similar fields in the future would be an advantage. They should have a strong quantitative background with strong computer skills including programming in Python, SQL, R and/or Stata. Experience in working with big datasets and machine learning models are highly valued.

The appointee will be responsible for collecting data, cleaning data, maintaining databases, conducting statistical analysis; and provide other support associated with the faculties.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Tuan Phan at

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 applications for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. (including name, major, GPA, research experience etc.) and cover letter (why you want this job, etc.). Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until May 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Apr 13, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:May 30, 2021 (HK Time)

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