THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Officer - Engineering

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
27 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Research Officer 

Ref. : 201701625 

Department  :  Faculty of Engineering 

Closing Date  :  December 8, 2017 

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Officer in the Faculty of Engineering, to commence as soon as possible for one year.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. or a Master’s degree in Engineering-related discipline, with at least 5 years’ relevant experience in the areas of innovation, experiential learning, entrepreneurship, student learning space and laboratory management and student project supervision. They should have strong leadership, ability to manage resources effectively, and strong communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants with teaching experience in professional training are preferred.

The appointee will join the development project team for a new innovative learning space for cross-departmental learning of the Faculty, which aims at nurturing students with the innovative and entrepreneurship mindset to offer solutions for emerging complex engineering problems. He/She will work and liaise closely with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, and perform any other duties as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with a covering letter, and an up-to-date C.V. to the Faculty of Engineering (e-mail: enggjr@hku.hk). Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes December 8, 2017. 

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.