Research Assistant in Ecology and Biodiversity
University of Hong Kong Research Division for Ecology and Biodiversity
Hong Kong

Research Assistant II

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 503087
Work type: Full-time
Department: Research Division for Ecology and Biodiversity (26020)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant II in the Research Division for Ecology and Biodiversity (Ref.: 503087) (to commence on April 1, 2021 for 9 months with the possibility of renewal)

The Hong Kong Biodiversity Museum and the Insect Biodiversity and Biogeography Laboratory ( of HKU are looking for motivated and talented appointee to work as biodiversity educator/eco-leader.  This program organized in partnership with the Nature Discovery Park of K11 Musea includes regular insect surveys on roof top, preparation of educational material for both online and in person courses, and the organization of guided entomological tours.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in biology, ecology or a related field.  They should have a strong experience and knowledge in entomology with additional skills in education or online material creation.  They should also have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Cantonese.  The appointee will consist in organizing and leading courses and guided tours to present the diversity and ecology of arthropods in Hong Kong.  He/She may be required to work on weekends (either Saturday or Sunday).  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Dr. Benoit Guénard 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. and motivation letter demonstrating the skills.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until February 15, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. 

Advertised:Jan 18, 2021 (HK Time)

Applications close:Feb 15, 2021 (HK Time)

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