Research Associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering

University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Research Associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (Appointment for 12 months with possibility of extension)

Enhancing Public Literacy on Low Carbon Energy Through Public Media



  • Organize and conduct guided tours to introduce the CLP Low Carbon Energy Education Centre for external parties (e.g. schools, corporates, professional bodies and community groups, and other stakeholders);
  • Assist the Executive Officer in general operation of the Centre, maintenance work and organize special outreaching programme;
  • Manage and update the website and the social media platform of the Centre;
  • Collect visitors’ survey, analyze the results and compile evaluation reports;
  • General administration (e.g. recruitment of part-time helpers, expense report logging, update of visitation log and calendar); and
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.


The appointee may be required to work irregular hours (including Saturdays/Sundays/Public Holidays).

A good honours degree preferably in Engineering/Creative Media/Communications/Education/ Science or related disciplines. Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); being presentable, self-motivated, a good team player and flexible; willingness to learn; and ability to work under pressure are required. Knowledge of website programming and Unity game engine programming and working experience in customer-facing environment are preferred. Immediately available would be an advantage. Fresh graduate would also be considered.


(Those who have responded to the previous advertisement need not re-apply.)


Salary and Conditions of Service
Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.


Information and Application
Further information on the post and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311].


To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 10 November 2019. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.


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Worldwide recognition ranking 52nd, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2020); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).

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