About the University

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, and Translation and Foreign Languages) and over 6,000 full-time students.  Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities.   Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features a primary focus on undergraduate education, top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, unique residential college system combining living and learning, interactive small class teaching, very close student-teacher relationship, RGC-funded impactful research, and excellent student development/support services. Listed among the top 200 worldwide on “Quality Education” and “Decent Work and Economic Growth” in Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2021, the University aims to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the Research project “Quantifying Privacy Risk of Mobile Applications through Machine Learning”, funded by the Research Grants Council:

 

Research Assistant – Department of Computing
(Ref: RA (COM - UGC/FDS14/E01/21) 2022-08-05)

Responsibilities
  • implement a crawler to collect information of mobile applications;
  • use Machine Learning to understand the relationship between descriptions and permissions;
  • perform data analysis; and
  • assist in documentation.

 

 

Applicants Should
  • possess a recognised degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines;
  • have good programming skills in Python;
  • have good understanding of machine learning and/or deep learning is a big plus;
  • have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and
  • be able to work independently and under pressure.

 

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Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested applicant should visit this link https://recruit.hsu.edu.hk/ and apply on or before 21 August 2022.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.

 



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