Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (21000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Ref.: 503973), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in biomechanical or biomedical engineering, neuroscience or a related discipline. Preference will be given to those with experience in musculoskeletal disorders. Applicants should also be self-motivated, organized and able to work independently as well as in a team. The appointee will work under the supervision of Professor Kenneth Cheung in a translational research team on scoliosis to develop and refine novel devices and assessment tools, validate their use in human subjects, as well as to use machine learning for predictive modeling. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref: 502468) need not re-apply.
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 applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start on May 28, 2021 and continue until November 14, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.