Postdoctoral Fellow in Planetary Geochemistry and Spectroscopy

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
13 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
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 Earth Sciences (25300)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Planetary Geochemistry and Spectroscopy in the Department of Earth Sciences (Ref.:498781), to commence as soon as possible for two to three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and the availability of funding.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Earth and Planetary Science, Geology, Geochemistry, Cosmochemistry, or related fields, with experience in infrared remote sensing and spectroscopy.  The appointee will work on the research area of aqueous alteration processes and hydrothermal systems. He/She will gain experience with experimental applications in the Planetary Spectroscopy and Mineralogy Laboratory and carry out sample-based and remote sensing research, resulting published outcomes.

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.  Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for letters of recommendations from referees. 

Closes November 30, 2019.