Post-doctoral Fellow in Condensed Matter Theory
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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 Condensed Matter Theory in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 503683), 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. The appointee will work with Professor Wang Yao to conduct research in two-dimensional quantum materials, with a focus on moiré superlattice physics. For more information about Professor Yao’s research group, please visit https://www.physics.hku.hk/~wangyao/.
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 and a list of publications. They should also arrange 3 referees to send reference letters to Professor Yao by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) directly. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until June 5, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.