Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of School Development Officer)

Hong Kong University

Hong Kong

August 31, 2022

Description

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of School

Development Officer)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 515634 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre for Information Technology in Education within the Faculty of Education (10001) Categories: Research Support Staff Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant (holding the functional title of School Development Officer) in the Centre for Information Technology in Education within the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 515634) (to commence as soon as possible until August 31, 2023)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in Science, Mathematics, Information Technology, Engineering, Education or a related discipline, and a recognized teaching qualification. They should have at least 3 years of relevant teaching experience, good communication skills, and an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese). Those with a Master's degree or above in science education and experience in organizing STEM activities are preferred.

The appointee will work on a project on STEM education. They are expected to provide school-based professional support to teachers of local schools, and work closely with the project team to manage and coordinate different aspects of the project as outlined below:-

  • to coordinate and liaise with different parties on the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of various project activities;
  • to work collaboratively with project team members to support participating teachers of the project to design, implement and evaluate STEM curriculum using the self-directed learning (SDL) approach at the upper primary and lower secondary levels;
  • to work collaboratively with the participating teachers in designing STEM curriculum using self-directed learning (SDL) strategies;
  • to organize project activities that foster the development of schools' multi-level leadership capacity;
  • to draft project reports, design qualitative and quantitative research, conduct data collection and analysis; and
  • to perform other duties as assigned.
  • Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 515275) need not re-apply.

    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 August 31, 2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    Advertised: Jul 4, 2022 (HK Time) Applications close: Aug 31, 2022 (HK Time)

    Apply now