Hiring: Research Assistant (Application deadline: 2 June 2019)


The HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies seeks to hire a Research Assistant to work on a Government-funded research project entitled 'Trade and Investment under "Belt and Road" Implications for Hong Kong'. The appointee is expected to assist the project investigators in conducting quantitative data analysis.

Applicants should have a master's degree in economics or social science, and experience in using statistical software (especially STATA and SAS). (Duration: 1 year, renewable)

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.

Application Procedure

In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Sunday, 2 June 2019. Applicants are also requested to upload (a) an updated curriculum vitae; (b) a letter of intent describing their motivation, qualifications, skills and experience relevant to this position; (c) one or more writing samples; and (d) a minimum of 3 references with contact information. Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.

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