THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Research Officer, Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Tuesday, 25 May 2021
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Ref
504183
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research within the Faculty of Education (10088)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Research Officer in the Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research (CACLER) within the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 504183), to commence on August 1, 2021 for one month until August 31, 2021.

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in Education or a related field, preferably with specialism in curriculum and pedagogy, and experience in conducting qualitative researches. Familiarity with the literature and good knowledge of Hong Kong education policies in socio-political context is an advantage. They should have excellent writing proficiency in English and demonstrated ability in writing up research findings for both academic and general audiences. They should also be self-motivated, responsible and able to work independently and within a team. Strong analytical and organizational skills, as well as the ability to manage multiple complex duties with close attention to details are essential.

The appointee will assist the Project Investigators to analyze the collected data and write up report(s) and paper(s) for an international comparative case study of Hong Kong across several high-performing learning systems around the world, and perform other duties as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to 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 June 15, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.