July 17, 2024


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Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Social Sciences occupation with THE University OF HONG KONG

Perform kind: Total-time
Section: School of Social Sciences (30000)
Classes: Educational-associated Personnel

Programs are invited for appointment as Put up-doctoral Fellow in the Centre for Water Engineering and Policy of the School of Social Sciences (Ref.: 504461), to commence as before long as doable for 1 12 months, with the risk of renewal topic to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

The Faculty of Social Sciences and the School of Engineering, in collaboration, have jointly set up the Centre for Drinking water Technologies and Policy to carry out inter-disciplinary exploration on water science, technological know-how and policy concerns relating to the broader city sustainability agenda. The Centre is devoted to pursuing excellence in research and training on drinking water technology-coverage interface troubles, and to reaching out to the larger sized neighborhood to encourage dialogue on salient investigation conclusions. 

Candidates really should have a Ph.D. diploma in a Social Sciences self-control or in Environmental Engineering fantastic producing and talking capabilities in English and Chinese (including Cantonese) and a very good monitor history in conducting research relating to community coverage examination.

The appointee is anticipated to participate in the Centre’s investigation tasks in the locations of drinking water reuse, h2o resources management, urban sustainability, and forging the technological know-how-policy nexus. He/She will do the job intently with the Centre’s Government Director and a team of investigators from the College of Engineering and the Faculty of Social Sciences to conduct investigation on drinking water coverage problems in an impartial fashion, with steerage provided. He/She will be accountable for overseeing knowledge assortment, conducting community policy analysis, and making ready manuscripts for publications in peer-reviewed journals. He/She will also guide with producing funding proposals. The appointee is anticipated to lead to the Centre’s training and learning functions and other public engagement jobs. Enquiries about the write-up should really be despatched to watertpc@hku.hk.

A highly aggressive income commensurate with skills and expertise will be supplied, in addition to once-a-year go away and healthcare rewards.

The College only accepts online software for the higher than submit. Applicants must utilize on the web and upload a covering letter, collectively with an up-to-date CV and a statement on what they perceive to be Hong Kong’s significant h2o policy challenges. Critique of apps will start out as quickly as probable and will go on until August 31, 2021, or right until the submit is crammed, whichever is before.