THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Laboratory of Neuropsychology and Human Neuroscience

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Saturday, 19 December 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Ref
502876
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Psychology (30200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Laboratory of Neuropsychology and Human Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology (Ref.: 502876), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

The lab’s research focuses on the cognitive and affective networks and mechanisms that regulate adaptive and maladaptive human behaviours. We integrated neuroimaging, computational modeling, and behavioral research methodologies to address the research aims.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field and experience in any of the following areas: advanced neuroimaging/neurophysiological (EEG) techniques and/or computational modelling techniques. Candidates should have a strong interest in experimental research and demonstrated scientific expertise and excellent writing skills by publications in refereed journals. Knowledge and experience with advanced statistical techniques, database management, solid programming skills, and computational modelling are desirable.

Duties will include participation in laboratory administration, project management and implementation, data management, analysis, and manuscript/grant preparation. Publication opportunities and collaborative research opportunities are available. The fellow will also have opportunities to provide mentorship, collaborate with doctoral students, and supervise junior research students/staff’s research projects. For more information about the position, please contact Professor Tatia Lee at tmclee@hku.hk.

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 provide the name of two referees on the online application form. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until March 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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