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Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies

Research Assistant / Project Assistant (Full-time/Part-time)

(Ref. 231215006)

[Appointment period: twelve months]

Duties 

The appointee will assist the project leader in the research project - “Cortical Dynamics of Cantonese Lexical Tone Processing”.  He/She will be required to: 

(a)    design and conduct behavioural and electroencephalographic (EEG) experiments with human subjects;

(b)    process, analyse, and explain data collection;

(c)    draft conference and journal manuscripts;

(d)    assist to manage research projects; and

(e)    perform any other duties as assigned by the project leader or his/her delegates.

Qualifications

Applicants should have:

(a)    an honours degree or an equivalent qualification;

(b)    good knowledge of using E-Prime, R, Praat, and Matlab; 

(c)    solid experience in running human subjects; and 

(d)    good interpersonal and communication skills.

Applicants are invited to contact Prof. Peng Gang at tel. no. 3400 8462 or email gang.peng@polyu.edu.hk for further information.

Conditions of Service

For full-time appointment, a highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  

For part-time appointment, the remuneration rate is HK$122 per hour.


Consideration of applications will commence on 1 February 2024 until the positions are filled.



Posting date: 15 December 2023