【CityU請人】Part-time Research Assistant (2 posts)(Department of English)

Twing | 13/12/2019
上次係HKU請人,今次到CityU啦,呢個research係關於gesture同embodied Interaction.


Gesture and Embodied Interaction in Collaborative Learning: A Multimodal Corpus Study
This project examines the role of gesture in student group learning in a multimodal corpus. The Multimodal Corpus of Chinese Academic Written and Spoken English (MuCAWSE) contains approximately 24 hours of authentic student group work activities filmed in English language classrooms at a British university in Mainland China. Sequences of learning will be identified and operationalised through the concept of Language Related Episodes (LREs), which provide an analytical unit for examining the forms and functions of gesture and the role of embodied interaction in collaborative learning.


– Working with video data from the Multimodal Corpus of Chinese Academic Written and Spoken English;
– Data identification, selection, and preparation;
– English language transcription and coding; and
– Ongoing work related to the research project.
The appointment will be for 2.5 months commencing from 2 March 2020.




– A good honours degree/Diploma, or equivalent professional qualifications
– Experience with spoken language data transcription and multimodal corpus work is highly desirable
– A high level of proficiency in English (knowledge of Chinese is also desirable)


Submit an online application at http://jobs.cityu.edu.hk


28 Dec 2019



請到http://www.cityu.edu.hk 或聯絡Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong (Email: [email protected] / Fax: 27881154 or 34420311)

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