Post-doctoral Fellow in High-Energy Astrophysics

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Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 23, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The University of Hong Kong
City: 
Hong Kong
State/Province: 
HKG
Country: 
Hong Kong
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Post-doctoral Fellow in High-Energy Astrophysics ( Ref.: 201701595 )

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in High-Energy Astrophysics in the Department of Physics, to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess, or be in the process of completing, a Ph.D. degree in Physics or Astronomy. The successful candidate will work with Dr. Stephen C.Y. Ng to pursue research in areas related to neutron stars, pulsar wind nebulae, or supernova remnants. Expertise in analysis of radio interferometric, X-ray or gamma-ray data is desirable.

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 cover letter, publication list, a statement of research interests, and three recommendation letters by e-mail to Dr. Stephen Ng (e-mail: ncy@astro.physics.hku.hk).  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 January 31, 2018.

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

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency; and is committed to a Non-smoking Policy

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
The University of Hong Kong
Country: 
Hong Kong
Email: 
ncy@astro.physics.hku.hk