Part-time Research Support Assistant (Ref:17-PTRSUPA-278-J)
Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration
Established by the Hong Kong Government in 1989 as a provider of distance education, OUHK began offering full-time face-to-face degree programmes in 2001. Over the years we have grown into a leader in open and flexible education in the Asia Pacific region, and our full-time face-to-face programmes for qualified secondary school leavers are on par with other established universities across Hong Kong. OUHK today is a young, dynamic, full-fledged university.
The University strives to be a leader in providing open and flexible education to all, and to excel as a provider of higher education. To advance learning, knowledge, and research that meet students’ learning aspirations and society’s talent needs, focusing on practical and professional programmes. As a multi-mode university, we use innovative teaching and the latest education technology to offer world class education, guided by our core values of fairness, integrity, perseverance, and innovation.
Today we have over 9,500 full-time and 10,000 part-time students in the four Schools at the OUHK with about 220 programmes of studies. In addition, there are about 2,500 full-time/part-time students studying in LiPACE.
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration:
Part-time Research Support Assistant (Ref: 17-PTRSUPA-278-J)
[For Research Project “Essential Features of e-Book for University Students” (Project No. R8020)]
The appointee will be required to provide assistance on the following tasks:
1. searching literature;
2. preparing and administering experiments;
3. compiling data and research findings; and
4. other areas related to the research project.
DSE holder or above. A strong background in Information Technology, Education and Statistics will be an advantage. Applicants should also have good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese and preferably be able to effectively use statistical software such as SPSS as well as MS Office software such as MS Word, MS Excel and MS Access.
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidate will be appointed on a temporary part-time fixed term contract. Benefits will be provided in accordance with the statutory provisions. Appointment will initially be made starting from Oct 2017 for 1 month with the possibility of renewal based on performance and funding availability. The appointee shall be required to work not more than 17 hours per week during the period of appointment. The actual working days and hours shall be agreed between the appointee and the project investigator.
Please complete the “Application Form”, which is obtainable from the University’s website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your full curriculum vitae (with academic transcript) to Dr. Samuel Choi, Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration, The Open University of Hong Kong, 30 Good Shepherd Street, Homantin, Kowloon [Fax no.: 2391 9095 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org].
(Please quote the project number in your application.)
Deadline: 22 September 2017