Research Associate / Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant (Full-time or Part-time) (PR0370/19-20)

The appointee is expected to conduct research and provide administrative support to research-related projects. 

Main duties include:

  • data collection;
  • data analysis and writing;
  • project coordination;
  • event preparation;
  • grant proposal writing; and
  • outreach for organization of public engagement activities.

Applicants should possess:

  • a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree preferably in areas of arts and humanities, social sciences, business or communication;
  • experience/training in cross/inter-disciplinary research;
  • an excellent command of spoken and written English; and
  • strong communication and interpersonal skills, self-motivation, responsiveness, conscientiousness, and ability to work under pressure and independently.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of six months.  Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (  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

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 31 May 2020 (or until the position is filled)

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