Post-doctoral Fellow in Plant Biotechnology
Applications are invited for a number of positions as Post-doctoral Fellow (PDF), at the University of Hong Kong. Appointments will be made for a period of 2 to 3 years and the appointees must be in post on or before February 28, 2019.
PDF posts are created specifically to bring new impetus and vigour to the University’s research enterprise. Positions are available from time to time to meet the strategic research needs identified by the University. Positions are available in the following Faculties/Departments/Schools/Centres/Units:
PDFs are expected to devote full-time to research. Applicants should be doctoral degree holders having undertaken original research that has contributed to the body of knowledge. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Annual leave and medical benefits will also be available.
Prospective applicants are invited to refer to the list below of the Faculties/Departments/Schools/Centres/Units and their research areas for which PDF positions are currently available. Before preparing an application, they should contact the Head of the appropriate academic unit, or the contact person as specified, to ascertain that their research expertise matches the research area for which a vacant PDF post is available.
Applicants must submit a completed University application form, which should clearly state which position they are applying for; and in which academic discipline. They should also provide further information such as details of their research experience, publications, research proposals, etc.
Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes April 22, 2018, unless otherwise specified in the advertisement of individual posts. The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.