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    Term / Temporary Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant I / Research Assistant II (Developing e-reading pedagogies informed by research)
    Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
     
    Department / Section : School of General Education and Languages
    Ref. no : O/THEi-SGEL/TERM_TEMP_SRA_RAI_II/02/19
     
    The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers over 20 innovative degree programmes that are vocationally oriented and developed with significant industry input.  All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and most are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies.  In 2018/19 AY, twelve programmes are included in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $41,000 to $71,700 per year.  For more information about our Institute, please visit https://www.thei.edu.hk.
     
    Employment Period:
    Starting from March 2019 (3 - 4 months)
     
    Major Duties:
    The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator in conducting research related to measuring reading ability.  He/she will be required to provide assistance in data collection, analysis and write-up of research report.
     
    Requirements:
    For the post of Term / Temporary Senior Research Assistant, applicants should have a recognised Doctoral degree in Statistics, Mathematics or related disciplines, or a recognised Master’s degree in the relevant disciplines with relevant work experience, or equivalent.  Candidates with experience in various statistical analysis tools would have an advantage.
     
    For the post of Term / Temporary Research Assistant I, applicants should have a recognised Master’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or related disciplines, or a recognised Bachelor’s degree in relevant disciplines with relevant work experience, or equivalent.  Candidates with experience in various statistical analysis tools would have an advantage.
     
    For the post of Term / Temporary Research Assistant II, applicants should have a recognised sub-degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or related disciplines.  Candidates with experience in various statistical analysis tools would have an advantage.
     
    Notes:
    (1) Candidates may be appointed on part-time employment.
    (2) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work on Saturdays.
    (3) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    APPLICATION
    A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to agarralda66@vtc.edu.hk.  Please specify in the subject of the e-mail the reference of the post.
     
    Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled.  THEi thanks all applicants for their interest.  But only applicants who are shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.  Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they do not hear from us within 3 months after submission. The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post.  Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.

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