THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow in Nonprofit Management, Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Posted
15 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2018
Ref
201800922
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Nonprofit Management, Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship in the Faculty of Social Sciences, to commence as soon as possible for two years.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Social Sciences, preferably in Political Science, Public Administration, Social Policy, or Sociology; be familiar with both quantitative and qualitative analyses in social sciences research; and have the ability to conduct research independently. Relevant research experience and an excellent track record of publications will be distinct advantages. The appointee will work on the research areas of nonprofit management, philanthropy and giving, civil society and public administration. He/She is expected to assist in fieldwork, data analysis, and writing research proposals, reports and publications.

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 an up-to-date C.V., a covering letter stating their research background, and contact information of three referees to the Faculty at fosshr@hku.hk. Please indicate clearly the reference number and the position applied for in the e-mail subject. 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 July 15, 2018.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.