Post-doctoral Fellow in Management and Strategy
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: Faculty of Business and Economics (07030)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Management and Strategy in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref.: 504364), to commence as soon as possible for three years.
This position is created for a series of research projects on the Greater Bay Area (GBA) and the role of Hong Kong in the GBA. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Economics, Strategy, or a relevant field. They should possess frontier knowledge of industrial agglomeration and regional specialization, with a particular focus on the evolution of Guangdong and the role of Hong Kong in the evolution. Applicants with knowledge of spatial models of urban economics as well as experience in conducting large-scale data analysis are highly preferred. Prior experience in organizing large-scale projects and surveys is desirable. They should also demonstrate excellent ability to communicate effectively both in writing and in oral presentations in both Chinese and English.
The appointee will work closely with the Principal Investigator and the Co-investigator to conduct research under their supervision in a predominantly independent manner. He/She will be responsible for collecting data, supervising large-scale surveys, conducting statistical analysis, constructing theoretical models relevant to the transformation of the GBA, and preparation for reports as well as publications in peer reviewed journals.
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. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.