Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
16 May 2020
End of advertisement period
30 May 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
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 Sociology (30400)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Sociology (Ref.: 500199), to commence as soon as possible for one year.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Sociology or related fields with research record on social policy, migration, and Hong Kong studies; proficiency in written and spoken in Chinese (Cantonese and Putonghua) and English; excellence in management and statistical skills; ability to work independently and to lead a team.  The appointee will assist Professor Eric Fong in planning, managing, coordinating, and implementing research activities on his research projects; oversee data collection, data analysis and draft reports; supervise Research Assistants; and perform any other relevant tasks 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 and upload an up-to-date C.V., a covering letter stating their research background, and contact information of two referees.

Closes May 30, 2020,

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