THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow, Centre for Civil Society and Governance

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
27 May 2020
End of advertisement period
15 Jun 2020
Ref
500247
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
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: Centre for Civil Society and Governance (30101)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Centre for Civil Society and Governance (Ref.: 500247), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree preferably in Social Sciences or a related discipline. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English as well as advanced knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods. Those with research expertise in Environmental Governance, Resource Management, the Commons, Social Innovation for Sustainability, and Corporate Sustainability are preferred. The appointee will be responsible for planning and managing research projects; collecting and analyzing data; drafting manuscripts; and performing other research-related duties as assigned. Teaching duties on the aforementioned topics may be 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. together with a research statement and/or a writing sample. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 15, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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