THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Condensed Matter Theory

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Thursday, 11 February 2021
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 1 July 2021
Ref
503270
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
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 Physics (25600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Condensed Matter Theory in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 503270), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Theoretical Physics with research experience in strongly correlated systems and topological phases of matter.  Those are in the process of completing a Ph.D. degree will also be considered.  The appointee will pursue research in topological phases and other strongly correlated condensed matter systems under the supervision of Dr. Chenjie Wang.  The recent works of Dr. Wang can be found at https://arxiv.org/a/wang_c_4.html.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a publication list and a research statement.  They should also arrange 3 referees to send reference letters to Dr. Wang by e-mail (cjwang@hku.hk) directly.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until July 1, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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