Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
06 Sep 2021
End of advertisement period
02 Oct 2021
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 (3 posts) in the Department of Sociology (Ref.: 508208), to commence as soon as possible for six months, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Sociology or related disciplines with research record on social policy, migration, and Hong Kong studies; proficiency in written Chinese and English; excellence in management and statistical skills; ability to work independently and to lead a team.

The appointees 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 posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV, a covering letter stating their research background, and the contact information of three referees. Review of applications will start on September 3, 2021, and continue until October 2, 2021, or until the posts are filled whichever is earlier.

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