Notes For Applicants:

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested parties are invited to submit:

  1. a written application indicating expected salary;
  2. a CV; and
  3. a duly completed application form

Please email to: hrm@sfu.edu.hk or to the Institute Secretariat, 10/F, 18 Chui Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories before the application deadline. Candidates not invited for interview within 2 months after the application deadline may assume their applications unsuccessful.

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Research / Project Positions

Research Fellow/Research Associate/Research Assistant, School of Computing and Information Sciences (Ref.: 24/68/CIS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for assisting the research in the following FDS projects:

Robust Graph-based Clustering: From Shallow to Deep [UGC/FDS11/E02/22].

The tasks include preparing training dataset, designing and implementing the machine learning models and algorithms, performing ablation and comparison experiments, and conducting user studies, etc.

Appointment will be made on a contract basis for 3-12 months commencing at earliest convenience.

Appointment Criteria Applicants should have (a) a bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines; (b) research experience such as Machine Learning, Deep Learning, algorithm design, computer network, etc.; (c) proficiency with Python and machine learning/data science libraries such as scikit-learn and pandas; (d) experience in conducting independent and collaborative research projects. Applicants with publication experience are highly preferred; (e) good communication and interpersonal skills; and (f) ability to learn quickly and work independently.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline 7 July 2024
Research Assistant, School of Computing and Information Sciences (Ref.: 24/66/CIS/RA)

Are you passionate about improving indoor air quality and utilizing innovative technologies to create a healthier environment for all? We are seeking a highly motivated and talented individual to join our team as an IT Research Assistant for the project "Providing Clean Air to Breathe by Wet Electrostatic Precipitators".

Duties

The appointee will assist the Principal Investigator to (a) collaborate with the research team to design and conduct experiments related to electrostatic precipitators for indoor air purification; (b) develop and implement IoT-based monitoring systems to assess air quality parameters; (c) collect and analyze data to evaluate the performance of the electrostatic precipitators and propose improvements; (d) contribute to the publication of research findings in scientific journals and present results at conferences; and (e) work closely with the project lead and team members to ensure the project's objectives are met.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (a) be a fresh graduate in computer science from a local university; (b) have strong background and expertise in the field of engineering; (c) be familiarity with IoT (Internet of Things) technologies and their application in environmental monitoring; and (d) be proficient in data analysis and scientific software.

 Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline 7 July 2024
Part-time Research Assistant, Felizberta Lo Padilla Tong School of Social Sciences (Ref.: 24/51/SS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will assist the project leader and the team members in the research project – An Awareness, Courage, and Love Intervention to Help Chinese Older Adults in the Post-pandemic Era: A Pilot Randomised Controlled Trail. Duties include (a) conducting the literature review and draft reports; (b) data collection using questionnaires; (c) administrative and logistics work related to data collection and management; and (d) performing other duties as assigned by the research team.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (a) have a recognized bachelor degree or above in social sciences or relevant disciplines; (b) have good knowledge and research skills in both quantitative research methodologies and data analysis; (c) have good computer knowledge; SPSS are necessary; (d) have good command of both written and spoken in English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Putonghua); (e) have good interpersonal and communication skill; and (f) be able to work independently.

 An appointment will be made for a half-time position.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Associate / Senior Research Assistant / Research Assistant, Felizberta Lo Padilla Tong School of Social Sciences (Ref.: 24/40/SS/RA)
Duties

The appointee is required to work as a team member in conducting research studies within the School. Duties include conducting literature review, data collection and analysis, report writing and supporting all matters related to the research projects.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (a) have a recognized bachelor degree or above in social sciences or relevant disciplines; (b) have good knowledge and research skills in both quantitative and qualitative research methodologies and data analysis; (c) have good computer knowledge; SPSS, MPLUS (in multilevel CFA and Rasch Modelling) are necessary; (d) have good command of both written and spoken in English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Putonghua); (e) have good interpersonal and communication skill; and (f) be able to work independently.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Senior Teaching Assistant / Senior Research Assistant / Teaching Assistant/ Research Assistant (Part-time), Rita Tong Liu School of Business and Hospitality Management (Ref.: 24/36/BHM/RA)
Duties

The appointee will conduct research including literature review, data collection and analysis in the field of Accounting, Taxation and related disciplines mainly in a China context. He/she will handle all teaching support duties as required.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should have (a) preferably a recognized Master's or higher degree for research appointments, at least a recognized Bachelor degree for teaching appointment; (b) experiences in providing supports related to both teaching and research in a business department (particularly in Accountancy) of a recognized academic institution; and (c) fluency in English and Putonghua are preferred.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Part-time Research Assistant, Rita Tong Liu School of Business and Hospitality Management (Ref.: 24/12/BHM/RA)
Duties

One candidate will be appointed for each of the three different disciplines of Accounting & Finance / Corporate Administration; Entrepreneurship / Management; and Hotel & Tourism / Marketing. Each of them will assist in administrative and coordinating work of (a) research project(s). Tasks include: (a) conducting literature review; (b) collecting and analysing data; (c) managing and updating databases; (d) preparing reports; and (e) others as assigned.

Appointment Criteria Applicants should have (a) a recognised Bachelor's degree or above; (b) research experience, such as in handling data analysis, and knowledge about software, such as SPSS, SQL and MS Access; (c) great communication and interpersonal skills; (d) positive attitude and team spirit; (e) a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); and (f) proficiency in computer applications.
Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Student Research Assistant, School of Computing and Information Sciences (Ref.: 24/03/CIS/SRA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for assisting the research of ISG project: UAV-aided network intelligence techniques for disaster management [ISG210101].

 

The tasks include algorithm design, training data preparation, implementing the designed algorithms and so on. Appointment will be made on a contract basis for 3-12 months commencing at earliest convenience.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (i) be senior year students of a bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines; (ii) have experience in algorithm design, computer network, or deep learning; (iii) be able to work independently; and (iv) have good communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants with publication experience are preferred.

 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Assistant, School of Health Sciences (Ref.: 23/121/HS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible to assist staff members within the School to conduct administrative and coordinating research activities and research projects. Tasks include: (a) literature search, (b) coordinating research work, (c) collecting data and conducting data analysis; (d) preparing reports; and (d) performing other duties as assigned.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should have (i) at least a bachelor's degree in nursing, health science, allied health backgrounds, or statistics-related qualifications; (ii) 3-4 years of research experience and knowledge of quantitative research, and prior experience of conducting statistical analysis are preferred.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Assistant, School of Health Sciences (Ref.: 23/035/HS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for various tasks for the research projects. Tasks include: (a) conducting research studies, (b) data collection and analysis, report writing and other related responsibilities as required.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants must have/be (i) a bachelor's degree in any discipline; (ii) a licensed music therapist; (iii) at least 1 year of working experiences in music therapy.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Professor / Research Associate Professor / Research Assistant Professor, Technician, and Research Assistant, School of Humanities and Languages (Ref.: 23/062/HL/RAP)
Duties

Research Professor / Research Associate Professor / Research Assistant Professor (4 posts): the appointees will be responsible for various tasks relating to the Chinese culture project, which include (a) coordinating research design; (b) overseeing data collection and analysis; (c) writing academic publications and reports; (d) editing book series and academic journals; (e) teaching courses in language, culture, general education, or translation technology; and (f) performing other duties as assigned.

 

Technician (2 posts): the appointees will (a) assist the work of system construction and maintenance of the project; (b) help with the teaching of computer-related courses of the programmes of the School; and (c) perform other duties as assigned.

 

Research Assistant (6 posts): the appointees will (a) assist the work of painting, drawing, animation, video production, and photography relating to the Chinese culture project; (b) assist the work of data collection and analysis; and (c) perform other duties as assigned.

Appointment Criteria

Research Professor / Research Associate Professor / Research Assistant Professor: Applicants should have (a) a doctoral degree in the humanities, computer science, or other related fields; (b) strong background in research; (c) ability to work independently; (d) proficiency in writing in English and Chinese; (e) proficiency in communication and presentation skills; and (f) ability to teach language, culture, general education, or translation technology courses.

 

Research Assistant: Applicants should have (a) a bachelor's degree or master's degree in the humanities or relevant fields; (b) knowledge and skills of computer graphics; and (c) have good communication skills and sense of responsibility.

 

Technician: Applicants should have (a) a bachelor's degree or master's degree in computer science or relevant fields; (b) familiarity with database management tools (such as SQL, MS Access, etc.); (c) knowledge and skills of programming (such as Python); (d) proficiency in image technology; and (e) able to work independently.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Associate / Research Assistant, School of Health Sciences (Ref.: 23/095/HS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible to assist with the administrative and coordination of the research project. Tasks include: (a) making arrangement to ensure a smooth research study; (b) collecting data and conducting data analysis; (c) preparing reports; and (d) performing other assigned duties.

A full-time research assistant with a bachelor's degree in either nursing, health sciences, gerontology, mental health or psychology, at least 2-3 years of research experience and/or knowledge of qualitative research, and at least 2-3 years of work experiences. Converses well and able to work independently with staff and supervised by the Principal Investigator. Duties include: (1) contacting participants and conducting data collection, (2) organizing and analyzing data, (3) assisting with writing the research reports, and (4) providing administration, coordination and secretarial support for the research team.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should have (i) a bachelor's degree in nursing, health science, gerontology, mental health or psychology; (ii) 3-4 years of research experience and knowledge of qualitative research; and (iii) some working experiences in gerontology and long-term care settings.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences (Ref.: 23/094/HS/RAP)
Duties Apart from conducting researches, securing external research grants, and undertaking research and scholarly tasks as the main duties, the appointee shall also be responsible for teaching in related areas, and other assigned duties.  
Appointment Criteria

Applicants should have (i) an earned and recognized Doctorate or Master's degree in either nursing, health sciences, mental health, psychology or relevant disciplines; (ii) previous experiences in handling qualitative research or in gerontology and long-term care, and healthcare issues, and (iii) relevant teaching / professional / research experiences. Preference will be given to those with doctoral degree having teaching experience in degree programmes / proven research record. Less experience applicant will be considered as Research Associate / Research Assistant.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Assistant, School of Computing and Information Sciences (Ref.: 23/103/CIS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for assisting the research of Artificial Intelligence Research project (ITBG190103).

The tasks include algorithm design, training data preparation, implementing the designed algorithms and so on. Appointment will be made on a contract basis for 3-12 months commencing at earliest convenience.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should

(i) have a bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines;

(ii) have experience in algorithm design, computer network, or deep learning the be able to work independently;

(iii) have good communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants with publication experience are preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the Position is Filled
Research Fellow / Research Associate / Research Assistant (Ref.: 23/044/CIS/RA)

The School of Computing and Information Sciences (https://cis.cihe.edu.hk/) at Caritas Institute of Higher Education is recruiting Research Fellow / Research Associate / Research Assistant for the following projects:

Duties

Both projects involve academic and industrial values, and heavy study of Machine Learning technologies, including Deep Learning for engineering and scientific applications. The applicant must be interested in Machine Learning, with background and interest in Signal Processing, Video and Image Processing, Computer Vision and good at Python programming. Applicants who are good at GUI programming knowledge will certainly have advantage.

Appointees taking up these Research and Development projects will (i) conduct Research and Development work on the production of demonstration systems at industrial standard and also produce high-level research papers in international academic journals, on the above topics.

Appointment Criteria

For Research Fellow (at the level of assistant professor in research), applicants should have (i) PhD degrees in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or in related areas with the ability to conduct research independently in the above subject areas, (ii) strong technical English writing skills as evidenced by prior technical publications and (iii) good presentation skills as evidenced by prior experience to present technical papers.

For Research Associate/Research Assistant, applicants should have (i) master degree or BSc(Hons)/BEng(Hons) degree in the related areas or BSc(hons)/BEng(hons) degree with 1st or 2.1 honors, with interest and studied subject areas in the above topics, (ii) strong intention to become a professional in Machine Learning. 

Note: (1) For PhD holders with insufficient experience in the subject area or without a sufficiently good related publication record may join the research initially as a Research Associate. (2) Appropriate candidates with a bachelor or master degree may be supported by the Institute to register for a PhD degree with a local or overseas university.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled
Research Assistant (Ref.: 23/036/HS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible to assist administrative and coordinating work for the research project. Tasks include: (a) arranging the research study; (b) collecting data and conducting data analysis; (c) preparing reports; (d) organizing seminars and workshops; (d) performing other duties as assigned.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (i) have a recognised Bachelor's degree; (ii) have relevant research experience in the handling of data entry, transcription and utilizing SPSS software analysis; (iii) be able to work independently, attention to detail with positive working attitude; and (iv) have good communication skills and fluency in English and Chinese.

 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled
Research Assistant, School of Computing and Information Sciences (Ref.: 23/032/CIS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for assisting the research of ISG project: UAV-aided network intelligence techniques for disaster management [ISG210101].

 

The tasks include algorithm design, training data preparation, implementing the designed algorithms and so on. Appointment will be made on a contract basis for 3-12 months commencing at earliest convenience.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (i) have a bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines; (ii) have experience in algorithm design, computer network, or deep learning and be able to work independently; (iii) have good communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants with publication experience are preferred.

 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled
Research Assistant (Ref.: 23/020/CIS/RA)
Duties

The appointee will be responsible for assisting the research in one of the following FDS projects:

1) Deep Comic Screening via Tone-aware Semantic Layer Analysis [UGC/FDS11/E01/21]
2) Instance-aware Cartoon Stylization of Photo and Videos [UGC/FDS11/E02/21]
3) Chinese Calligraphic Animation Generation via Deep Stroke Segmentation and Contour-based Trajectory Identification [UGC/FDS11/E03/22]

 The tasks include preparing training dataset, implementing the designed algorithms, performing ablation and comparison experiments, and conducting user studies, etc.

 Appointment will be made on a contract basis for 6-12 months commencing at earliest convenience.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should (i) have a bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines; (ii) have experience in deep learning or image processing research and be able to work independently; (iii) be able to develop deep learning applications using the deep learning libraries, e.g., PyTorch, TensorFlow, etc.; and (iv) have good communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants with publication experience are preferred.

 Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled
Technician / Senior Technician (Ref.: 23/043/HL/ST)

School of Humanities and Languages

Duties

The appointee will be responsible to assist various tasks for the research projects. Tasks include: (a) programming and developing technologies for research projects; (b) provide supports for the research activities of the School; (c) assisting teaching activities by demonstrating the use of tools and equipment in the laboratory; (d) maintaining the computing equipment and facilities in the laboratory; (e) performing other duties as assigned.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should have a) a bachelor's or master's degree in computing or relevant fields; b) experience in laboratory management; (c) good team player with positive attitude; d) have good communication skills and sense of responsibility.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled
Research Associate/ Senior Research Assistant/ Research Assistant (Ref.: 23/028/SS/RA)
Duties

The appointee is required to work as a team member in conducting research studies within the School of Social Sciences. Duties include data collection and analysis, report writing and other related responsibilities as required. The appointee should be able to work independently and communicate in English and Chinese.

Appointment Criteria

Applicants should possess at least a degree in social science or relevant disciplines. Candidate with suitable qualification and relevant experience may be appointed at a higher rank. Preference will be given to candidate possesses a higher qualification; has knowledge and research skills in both quantitative and qualitative research, and/or has relevant research experience.

 

Appointment will be made on contract basis, which may be renewed thereafter subject to funds available.

Application Deadline Until the position is filled