THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Assistant I/II within the Faculty of Social Sciences

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
29 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2018
Ref
201800472
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

Part-time Research Assistant I/II in the Sau Po Centre on Ageing within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref. 201800472) (to commence as soon as possible for six months, on part-time or hourly basis, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Social Sciences, Sociology, Social Policy, Statistics or related disciplines. A good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Good knowledge of quantitative research methods. Financial and IT knowledge is an advantage. The appointee will support a study of the financial education needs of retirees in using IT-support financial services. He/She will be responsible for conducting survey and focus groups; transcription work; report writing; and other research-related duties as assigned by the investigators.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Centre at byuyau@hku.hk. Please write "Ref. 201800472" in the email subject line. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www..hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes April 30, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

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