Senior Research Assistant in Education

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Education

Part-time Senior Research Assistant

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 508986
Work type: Fractional / Part-time
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Part-time Senior Research Assistant in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 508986) (to commence in February 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree, or above, with at least 1 year’s post-qualification experience in Education or a related discipline. They should have solid experience in running education programme or research project, a good command of written and spoken English and/or Chinese, excellent communication and organizational skills, and knowledge about school operations. They should also be familiar with MS Office applications (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and qualitative and quantitative research methodology, being proactive, attentive to details, and able to work independently and in a team.

The appointee will assist the Project Investigator in coordinating and preparing materials for research seminars/workshops, monitor the deliverable timeline of the project, prepare progress and financial reports, provide administrative support and perform other duties as assigned. He/She will also conduct interviews with participants, attend classroom observations, implement intervention programmes, and perform transcription, data entry and analysis. Expertise in video editing will be an advantage.  The appointee will work on projects in relation to English language education and minority education. Enquiries about the post should be sent 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 for appointment fraction at 50% or above.

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 start as soon as possible and continue until December 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Nov 17, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close:Dec 30, 2021 (HK Time)

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