THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Officer, Faculty of Education

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
02 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2019
Ref
497278
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part 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: Fractional / Part-time
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Half-time Research Officer (holding the title of Education Officer) in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 497278), to commence as soon as possible for six months, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree, preferably in Social Science, Education (Liberal Studies), Health Science, Information Management or a relevant field, with good communication skills in spoken and written Chinese and English. Experience on sexuality education gained at NGOs or schools will be an advantage.

The appointee will assist in conducting student workshops, performing data collection and analysis, as well as organizing symposium. He/She will need to coordinate with key stakeholders (e.g. schools, collaborating agencies, research assistants) from various backgrounds.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., academic transcripts including results of (i) HKALE and HKCEE or (ii) HKDSEE and external test scores (if applicable).  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2019 (extended to September 30, 2019), or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.