Centennial College is an independent College established by The University of Hong Kong registered under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap. 320). The College offers full-time self-financed 4-year Bachelor degree programmes, and is now inviting applications for appointments as:

Research Assistant(s) / Student Research Assistant(s) (part-time) [RF: 2016/17-PT-025-CMT]


The appointees will assist in conducting research projects about English language education. Major duties include interview transcription, data management and analysis, literature search, preparation for conference presentations and research articles.


Candidates should be undergraduates or bachelor’s degree holders, preferably in English language education, applied English linguistics or a related discipline with some knowledge of / experience in English language teaching.  They should be fluent English and Cantonese speakers with good skills in Chinese input. Having good skills in using data analysis software (e.g. SPSS) will be an advantage. The successful candidates should be capable of working independently and have effective communication, organizational and analytical skills.

For candidates applying for Student Research Assistant, one should obtain Level 2 or above in five subjects (including English and Chinese Languages) in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination or Grade E or above in five subjects (including English and Chinese Languages) in the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent, and candidates should be studying towards a bachelor degree or a master degree


Terms of Appointment

Salary placement will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.



Please send your application quoting the reference number by mail to the Human Resources Unit, Centennial College, 3 Wah Lam Path, Pokfulam, Hong Kong or by email (career@centennialcollege.hku.hk). Applicants should state (1) the number of hours they can spend on this task each week, and (2) the expected salary (e.g. in hourly rate) in the application. You may download an application form from http://www.centennialcollege.hku.hk/en/employment-opportunities or obtain it by fax at 2551 2055.

Closing Date for Applications

6 October 2017

This is an immediate job opening, and applications will be reviewed upon receipt.
The information provided will only be used for consideration of your application. Applications are invited on an on-going basis until all posts are filled. Candidates will be contacted for interview if their applications are shortlisted. Applications will be kept for a maximum period of 12 months.