Research Assistant


Job Description

Research Assistant

The appointee will be responsible for providing support to a research project on tracking student responses to teacher feedback in essay revision. Duties include reviewing literature; conducting surveys, interviews and data analysis; preparing reports; and providing administrative support. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in English Language, Social Sciences or Education, preferably with relevant post-qualification full-time working experience. Applicants should be proficient in English writing. Good interpersonal and communication skills, and good analytical capability are essential. Immediate availability is preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a); or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to [email redacted, apply via Jobable] or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address on or before 3 December 2016. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application" on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the positions advertised.

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EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Employment TypeContract
Education LevelBachelor