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    Term / Part-time Research Assistant II
    Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
     
    Department / Section : Faculty of Design and Environment
    Ref. no : O/THEi-FDE/TERM_PT_RAII(CSDE)/07/19
     
    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:
    11 months (to commence as soon as possible with the possibility of contract renewal)
     
    Major Duties:
    The appointee shall report to Research Officer of the Sustainable Innovation and Development Laboratory and is expected to facilitate research works as follows:
    (a) to be familiar with the operation of CNC and 3D printer;
    (b) to assist in conducting survey, data collection and data analysis;
    (c) to record and provide transcription services related to the seminar series;
    (d) to review various theoretical and empirical research approaches in product design;
    (e) to consolidate research findings; and
    (f) to perform other related research duties as assigned by Research Officer.
     
    Requirements:
    Applicants should have a recognised sub-degree, preferably a bachelor degree; possess good English and Chinese writing skills, and good organisation and interpersonal skills; be familiar with conference preparation and translation skills; preferably have experience in stage MC and demonstrated ability in editing academic publication.
     
    Notes:
    (1) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
    (2) 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 The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, 14/F (South Block), 133 Shing Tai Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, or by e-mail to kenneth_yeung@vtc.edu.hk.  Please specify on the envelope, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post.
     
    Closing date for application: Open for application until the post is filled
     
    The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s).  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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