Ref.: 201800922
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow in Nonprofit Management, Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
 

 

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.