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    Term Senior Research Assistant (Engineering Education)
    Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
    Department / Section : Faculty of Science and Technology
    Ref. no : O/THEi-FST/TERM_SRA(EE)/10/19
    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 (with possibility of contract renewal)
    Major Duties:
    The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI) of the project, and assist the project implementation team and the project evaluation team in handling the daily operations of the project in all aspects, including project administration, project liaison, survey data input and integration, focus group interview data integration, report compilation, e-platform creation, material production and uploading, quality control, publicity events, tender and report preparation, course delivery, academic output, and other project duties as assigned by the PI.
    Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Education or a relevant discipline, or a Master’s degree in Education or a relevant discipline, with relevant work experience in project management and/or engineering education; or equivalent. He/she should have good communication skills in both written and spoken English.  Those with a) research / project management background, or b) experience in developing teaching and learning packages would have an advantage.
    (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.

    A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to rogerng@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 Senior Research Assistant (Engineering Education) (Ref. No.: O/THEi-FST/TERM_SRA(EE)/10/19)” as the email subject;
    (2) Completed application form (with file name as ‘O/THEi-FST/TERM_SRA(EE)/10/19 -applicant’s name’) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) (with file name as ‘CV-FST/TERM_SRA(EE)/10/19-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.  Applicants may consider their applications unsuccessful if they do not hear from us within 6 months after submission. 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.