Post-doctoral Fellow in the Global China Social Research Hub of the Faculty of Social Sciences

University of Hong Kong
  • Location
    Hong Kong
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Jul 19

Position description

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Global China Social Research Hub of the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 504715), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Social Sciences and demonstrated expertise in conducting qualitative research fieldwork.  They should have an excellent organisational and analytical ability to execute reflexive analyses in social sciences; an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese); and proven ability for working independently and as part of a team.

The appointee will be responsible for coordinating and implementing community-based research activities on a multi-disciplinary Urban Commons Project in relation to employment, gender, poverty and community development in Hong Kong.  He/She will have ample opportunities to work with research professionals, digital platform professionals, as well as stakeholders in the community.  He/She will also be expected to perform any other relevant tasks as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

 

Application instructions

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