Research Assistant – Chen Shanquan Project, School of Humanities and Social Science (Ref.PR2024/038/01)

March 24, 2024

Job Description

Laboratory Introduction

Food Safety and Nutritional Science Laboratory emphasizes on research topics including food safety risk communication, food safety standard, big data in food safety, nutrition, etc. We are carrying out research projects, e.g. Key R&D Project of Food Safety Technology in 2018 National Key R&D Program of China, etc. Dr. Shanquan Chen, the Lab Director, is currently a Lecturer of School of Humanities and Social Science.


Post Specification

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Project related research and application;

2. Project coordination and other affairs;

3. Undertaking other duties assigned by the supervisor.


Qualifications and Requirements:    

1. Degree in Food Safety/ Nutrition/ Food Science or related disciplines (Master Degree is preferred);

2. Working experience in food industry is preferred (production, catering or retailers);

3. Good English reading and writing skills;

4. Strong responsibility, team spirit and communication skills.


Salary and Benefits

Salary will be comparable to international standards, commensurate with experience and accomplishments. Appointments will be made under the establishment of CUHK-Shenzhen, and employee benefits will be provided according to the relevant labor laws of Mainland China as well as CUHK-Shenzhen regulations.


Application Procedure

Please prepare full CV in English, and two referees’ contact information, and send to


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