Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant in Computer Science

University of Hong Kong Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I

The University of Hong Kong

Ref.: 499553

Work type: Full-time
Department: Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (43100)

Categories: Research Support Staff

Hong Kong

Senior Research Assistant/Research Assistant I in the Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL) (Ref.: 499553) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related disciplines, 3 years’ relevant work experience in web development, a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, and excellent communication skills. They should have experience and skills in frontend web technologies including HTML5/CSS/JavaScript, RESTful API, Vue.js framework, and D3.js JavaScript framework for data visualization. They should also be responsible, and able to interact with non-technical team members effectively. Those with less experience may be considered for appointment as Research Assistant I.

The appointee will work on the frontend of a mobile web application designed for formative testing and feedback in secondary and higher education.  He/She will work with another web developer responsible for the backend to ensure seamless experiences for the teacher (backend) and student (frontend) users. For enquiries, please contact Dr. Luke Fryer at

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 17, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.


Advertised:Jan 17, 2020 (HK Time)
Applications close:Feb 16, 2020 (HK Time)

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