Research Assistant I/II in the Sau Po Centre on Ageing within the Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II

Ref.: 493971

Work type: Full-time

Department: Sau Po Centre on Ageing (30302)

Categories: Research Support Staff

Research Assistant I/II in the Sau Po Centre on Ageing within the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 493971) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling up to 10% of basic salary; or on a one-year temporary term, with the possibility of renewal)


Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Psychology, Social Work, Social Sciences, Sociology, Social Policy or a related discipline, preferably with at least one year’s post-qualification work experience in social sciences-related research projects. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and good knowledge of quantitative and qualitative analysis, as well as the local elderly service setting. Experience in fieldwork data collection from elderly people is an advantage. The appointee will support a study of building Hong Kong into an age-friendly city. Duties will include literature research and review, data collection and analysis, preparation of presentations, manuscripts and reports, and other research-related duties as assigned.


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 immediately and continue until March 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.


Advertised: Jan 28, 2019 (HK Time)

Applications close: Mar 31, 2019 (HK Time)

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