Post-doctoral Fellow, Faculty of Social Sciences
Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences (30000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for the appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow for the Contemporary China research cluster in the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 508983), to commence in January 2022 for 6 months.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in public policy, sociology, social work, geography, economics, or other related disciplines. They should have demonstrated expertise in quantitative data analysis in social sciences; excellent academic writing skills in English; and the ability to work independently and in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. Preference will be given to those with experience in using econometric methods to conduct public policy research.
The appointee will work on a project which aims to investigate impacts of Hukou policy reforms in China. He/She will be responsible for managing research projects; managing and analyzing data; drafting manuscripts; and assisting in general administrative, operational and other duties as assigned.
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, upload an up-to-date CV, and provide a writing sample. Review of applications will start on December 1, 2021 and continue until December 31, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.