THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Community Action & Research Lab 

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
08 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Jan 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Post-doctoral Fellow in the Community Action & Research Lab 

Ref. : 201701530 

Department : Department of Psychology 

Closing Date : January 1, 2018 
 
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Community Action & Research Lab of the Department of Psychology, to commence as soon as possible, for a period of 2 years, with the possibility of renewal.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Clinical Psychology, Social and Cognitive Neuroscience, or a related field. Preference will be given to those with experience in the diagnosis of psychopathology and handling of psychophysiological data. The appointee will work with Dr. Christian Chan, in collaboration with Dr. Janet Hsiao, Dr. Shirley Li, and Dr. Hu Xiaoqing, on projects related to the development of cost-effective and cultural-sensitive interventions for disturbances stemming from problems related to behavioral health, affective regulation, and cognitive biases.  Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201701179) need not re-apply. Information about the research in the lab can be found at http://www.psychology.hku.hk/carlab/.  For more information about the position, please contact Dr. Christian Chan at shaunlyn@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with a letter of application, an up-to-date C.V. including academic qualifications, research experience, publications, and three letters of reference to Dr. Christian Chan at shaunlyn@hku.hk, with the subject line “Postdoctoral position”. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.   Closes January 1, 2018.  
                                
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.