Ref.: 201800388
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow in Survival Analysis, Statistical Learning, Large-Scale Data Applications, Big Data, Deep Learning, Image Analysis
Department: Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
Closing Date: August 22, 2018
 

 

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:

Post-doctoral Fellows

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.

Procedures

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