Post-doctoral Fellow in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and AMO Physics

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 30 April 2021
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Physics (25600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and AMO Physics in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 503247), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Physics.  The appointee will conduct research on the theory of degenerate quantum gases in the group of Dr. Shizhong Zhang.  Current research topics of the group include transport properties of quantum gases close to high-partial wave Feshbach resonances, dipolar molecules and one-dimensional quantum gases.  Collaborations with other members of the theoretical condensed matter group in HKU are encouraged.  Information about the Department can be found at

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 cover letter, a publication list and a research statement.  They should also arrange 3 referees to send reference letters to Dr. Zhang by email ( directly.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.