The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 508520
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (21000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Ref.: 508520), to commence as
soon as possible for one to three year(s).
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in computer science, information
technology, electrical engineering or a related field from an institution
which meets the criteria as set out in the guidelines of the Innovation and
Technology Commission (ITC) at
https: // www. itf.gov.hk/filemanager/publication/en/upload/1234/RTH-
SPC%20GuideenMar%202021.pdf. They should be familiar with Unix/Linux
operating system, data structure and Algorithms; be proficient in programming
languages such as Java, Python, C++ or Go; and preferably have experience in
IT application software, Internet software, IOS/Android and other related
product development. Familiarity with front-end or back-end development
HTML5, CSS, Database, PHP, Java, as well as a track record of publications in
recognized learning-related conferences or journals are advantages.
Applicants should also have strong interests in medical applications, software
and platform development as well as strong technical knowledge and skills in
one or more of the following fields: deep learning/machine learning, natural
language processing, computer graphics, motion analysis, ML system. They
should be able to work independently and willing to cooperate; be keen on new
technologies; and possess good analytical, problem solving and communication
skills and strong learning initiatives. Experience in scientific publications
and competitive grants application is desirable. The appointee is expected to
conduct interdisciplinary research and work with the Department's surgeons to
develop clinical applications for doctors and patients. They may also be
required to perform research administrative duties.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants
should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will
start on November 1, 2021 and continue until December 27, 2021 , or
until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Oct 8, 2021 (HK Time)
Applications close: Dec 27, 2021 (HK Time)