Department of Education Studies
Senior Research Assistant (PR0316/19-20)   

The appointee will work on a research project related to the sociopolitical participation of ethnic minority youth in Hong Kong. The appointee is expected to (i) administer surveys, (ii) analyze data, (iii) conduct and transcribe interviews, and (iv) perform other research and administrative duties.


  • Master’s degree in Anthropology, Sociology or a related discipline, preferably with research experience related to ethnic minorities in Hong Kong or elsewhere; or
  • Bachelor’s degree plus at least three years’ post qualification research experience; and
  • strong commitment to research work, be good team players and highly motivated.  

Enquiries about the post can be sent to Dr Wai-chi Chee at wcchee@hkbu.edu.hk.  

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 (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Please describe your research experience clearly in the application. Those not invited for interview 2 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 appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 6 April 2020 or until the position is filled

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