Department of Education Studies
Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant (PR0203/19-20)

The appointee will work on a project relating to mobile technology for language learning. He/She will be responsible for:

  • preparing and curating the educational content for a mobile app;
  • liaison with schools, outside organisations and other project members;
  • performing administrative work;
  • organising school events;
  • supervising student helpers; and
  • other related duties assigned by the project team.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in social sciences (including language studies and education), computer science, communication studies, or other disciplines related to language or mobile technology;
  • knowledge of computer programming, website building, and mobile app development will be an advantage; and
  • good English writing and communication skills.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of one year (full-time or part-time mode). Re-appointment will be subject to mutual agreement.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Those 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: 13 December 2019

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