The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 524128 Work type: Full-time, Hourly-paid Department: Faculty of Education (10000) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong
Full or Part-time Research Assistant II at the Speech, Language and Reading Lab in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 524128) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)
The Speech, Language and Reading Lab (https: // slrlab.edu.hku.hk/) at the University of Hong Kong is seeking full or part-time Research Assistant II who is interested in developing cutting-edge technologies to promote language, reading, and socio-emotional development in children with special educational needs (SEN).
The appointee will work closely with an interdisciplinary research team comprising educational and developmental psychologists, speech-language pathologists, linguists, computer engineers and cognitive neuroscientists, with a range of research skills and capacities in clinical assessment and intervention for children with dyslexia and/or autism. Specifically, the appointee will be provided with the opportunity to (1) develop front-end architecture, (2) create servers and databases for functionality; and (3) develop research management and leadership skills by supervising and training undergraduate student helpers from various disciplines.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 29, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency
Advertised: Dec 21, 2023 (HK Time) Applications close: Feb 29, 2024 (HK Time)