Assistant Research Officer, Department of Computing and Decision Sciences

Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
05 Oct 2023
End of advertisement period
04 Nov 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides professional education for the wider society.

Applications are now invited for the following post:

Department of Computing and Decision Sciences

(Post Ref.:22/61)


  • Assist in performing research projects assigned
  • Develop computer programs in Python/Java/C++
  • Analyze experiment results
  • Assist in preparing project proposals and documentations
  • Perform other research duties as assigned


  • A recognized Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Information Systems, eBusiness, and related fields
  • Good command of both English and Chinese
  • Be proactive, willing and capable to handle projects

Salary and Benefits

Commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be normally made on contract basis for up to 11 months, initially, which, subject to performance and funding availability with potential for a fixed contract depending on the performances and funding availability. Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, and mandatory provident fund.

Application Procedure (online application only)

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We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.