Research Assistant - Department of Education Studies
FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
Department of Education Studies
Research Assistant (PR377/17-18)
The appointee will take part in experimental research in the areas of special education, psychology and cognitive neuroscience. He/She will be responsible for running psychological experiments using software, processing data, contacting participants, maintaining laboratories equipment and supplies, performing administrative work, supervising student helpers and conducting experiments with children participants.
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in sciences, social sciences, psychology, statistics, engineering, computer science, or related disciplines. Basic proficiency in computer programming (coding), previous research experience, good communication skills and proficiency in spoken Cantonese would be advantageous. Incumbents should have passion and patience in interacting with children and their parents.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.
Closing date: 2 June 2018