Student Intern and Volunteer

Join us as a student intern or volunteer!

This position is ideal for undergraduate students who are interested in gaining hands-on experience in research. Successful applicants will work under the supervision of our lab director and research assistants. Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to: data collection, data entry, data analysis, contacting parents/schools, and conducting literature review for upcoming projects.‚Äč

Interested applicants must commit certain hours as stated on our recruitment. Previous experience working with children is a plus. If interested, please fill out the application form below. We will contact you via email if your application is successful.

Please refer to our Facebook page for the latest recruitment.

Click here to know more about the experience of our previous interns and volunteers.

HKU SLR Lab 2024 Summer Camp Program (Opportunities for Secondary School Students!)

The Speech, Language and Reading Lab (SLR LAB) is now recruiting Secondary School students (in Form 4 or above) to join our 2024 Summer Camp Program! This 8-week program (starting from July 2024) is for those who are passionate about child development, and curious about how scientific research is conducted in tertiary institutions.

Qualities of applicants we are looking for:

  •  Interested in learning about scientific research in the area of child development
  • Intend to pursue a degree in Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Computer Science, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Psychology, Linguistics, or related disciplines
  • Eager to support special education

For program details and application, please visit:
*Parent's / Guardian's consent is required for application submission.

Application deadline: 13 June 2024 (Thu)

Candidates from any secondary schools are welcome to apply! 

Should you have any enquiries, please contact Research Assistant, Miss Ling, at or 2241-5984.