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    Term Research Assistant II (Environmental Engineering)
    Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
     
    Department / Section : Faculty of Science and Technology
    Ref. no : O/THEi-FST/TERM_RAII(EE)/01/20
     
    The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers 22 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 2019/20, twelve programmes are in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP), which provides subsidies to students varying from $41,700 to $72,800 per year.  For more information about our Institute, please visit https://www.thei.edu.hk.
     
    Employment Period:
    12 months
     
    Major Duties:
    The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI) of the project. He/she will be required to collect general information, conduct literature review, conduct biological analysis of antibiotic resistance bacteria and their resistance genes, analyze data, write technical reports and academic papers, and perform other research duties as assigned by the PI.
     
    Requirements:
    Applicants should have a sub-degree, preferably a recognized degree, in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Biology or relevant disciplines, or equivalent level of study. Those with experience in conducting biological analysis of antibiotic resistant bacteria and their resistance genes would have an advantage.
     
    Notes:
    (1) Candidates may be appointed on temporary or part-time employment.
    (2) The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays as necessary.
    (3) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
    (4) The appointee will work on Tsing Yi campus.

    APPLICATION
    A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to kwngai@vtc.edu.hk.  Please specify in the subject of the e-mail the reference of the post being applied for.
     
    Candidates who would like to submit their applications through email are requested to take note of followings:
    (1) Please cite “Application for the Post of Term Research Assistant II (Environmental Engineering) (Ref. No.: O/THEi-FST/TERM_RAII(EE)/01/20)” as the email subject;
    (2) Completed application form (with file name as ‘VTC1-FST/TERM_RAII(EE)/01/20-applicant’s name’) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) (with file name as ‘CV-FST/TERM_RAII(EE)/01/20-applicant’s name’) should be provided in PDF format with total file size below 10MB.
     
    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.  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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