Post Date: 22 Sep 2017

Functions: R&D / Survey
Types: Contract
Education: Bachelor Degree
Salary: -
Location: -

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant(s)


Office of University General Education

Ref : 170001ZS2 (Closing date : October 10, 2017)

The Office of University General Education offers the General Education Foundation (GEF) Programme to all undergraduates at CUHK. Comprising two courses, the GEF programme requires students to read influential classics from the humanities and from science, and to reflect on issues of perennial human concerns in small-group seminars. Details can be found at

The Office of University General Education now invites applications for the post of Research Assistant, who is expected to support qualitative as well as quantitative researches for assessment of the programme. Duties include (a) conducting focus group interviews; (b) conducting questionnaire surveys; (c) analyzing data; (d) preparing academic publications; and (e) performing other duties as prescribed, including administrative duties in support of GEF.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor's degree, and preferably a Master's degree, in Social Science, Education, Science or a related discipline; (ii) proficiency in Chinese and English; (iii) experience in statistical analysis such as regression and factor analysis; (iv) experience in conducting focus group or interview studies; (v) good communication and analytical skills; and (vi) a strong sense of self-motivation and responsibility.

Appointment will be made on contract basis for one year commencing December 2017 or as soon as possible, renewable subject to mutual agreement.


Application Procedure :
Application should be made online at

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