THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Condensed Matter Physics

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
12 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
31 Aug 2019
Ref
497132
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 Physics in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 497132), 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 Condensed Matter Physics. The appointee will work with Professor Wang Yao to conduct theoretical research in the areas of atomically thin two-dimensional materials, van der Waals heterostructures, spintronics and valleytronics.

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. Applicants should also arrange three reference letters to be sent to Professor Yao (e-mail: wangyao@hku.hk) directly by the referees.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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