Senior Research Assistant in the Faculty of Education

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
16 Nov 2023
30 Dec 2023
523815
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Hourly-paid
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Part-time Senior Research Assistant in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 523815)

(to commence as soon as possible for 6-12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Doctoral degree in English language education, or a related field. They should have fluency in both written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese); good knowledge of linguistic and cultural diversity, multimodality, multiliteracies, digital literacy; good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills; a strong sense of responsibility; and the ability to work independently and as a team. Expertise in qualitative data analysis, and multimodal interaction analysis are advantages. Current PhD students or Master’s graduates, with 1 year's relevant post-qualification experience and good academic performance are also welcome to apply.

The appointee will work on the project in relation to using digital video production to promote collaboration between ethnic minority and local majority students studying English as a second/foreign language. He/She will conduct interviews with participants, attend classroom observations, implement intervention programmes, and perform transcription, data entry and analysis, writing up. 

Enquires can be directed to Dr. George Jiang at jljiang@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until December 30, 2023 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.