Research Assistant - Department of Physical Education

Hong Kong (HK)
18 May 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Department of Physical Education

Research Assistant (PR388/17-18)

The appointee is expected to assist in the implementation of research projects with the theme of elderly physical activity. Duties include literature review, data collection (qualitative and quantitative), data analysis, and drafting of academic reports/papers.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education, Sports Science, or Psychology. They should have good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese), good communications skills and the ability to work independently.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of ten months. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. The completed application form should be sent to Dr. Leung Ka Man of the Department of Physical Education at kmleung@hkbu.edu.hk. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. 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 post 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