Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Hong Kong Baptist University LogoCompany:  Hong Kong Baptist University

Location: Hong Kong

Date Posted:   April 11, 2019

Application Deadline:  May 20, 2019

Employment Type:  Full time


Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

About the Position

Hong Kong Baptist University

DAVID C. LAM INSTITUTE FOR EAST-WEST (LEWI)

LEWI (http://lewi.hkbu.edu.hk) was founded in 1995 as a university-wide research centre at Hong Kong Baptist University to promote east-west research initiatives. One of it’s major themes is Environment, Health and Sustainability Studies.

Post-doctoral Research Fellow (PR0352/18-19)

The appointee is expected to conduct independent research, submit grant proposals, and undertake studies on environmental and health studies. 

Applicants should possess a PhD degree preferably in Environmental Studies, Geography, Biology or a related discipline with research output directed towards environmental issues and health. The candidate is also expected to assist in some teaching tasks and provide support to conferences.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding. 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications

Applicants should possess a PhD degree preferably in Environmental Studies, Geography, Biology or a related discipline with research output directed towards environmental issues and health. The candidate is also expected to assist in some teaching tasks and provide support to conferences.

How to Apply

Application Procedure:

Website: https://jobs.hkbu.edu.hk

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 20 May 2019