Research Assistant Professor

Hong Kong University
July 29, 2024
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Research Assistant Professor

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 527256 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Civil Engineering (14100) Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow, Research Staff Hong Kong

Research Assistant Professor in land-atmosphere interactions and hydrological modelling in the Department of Civil Engineering (Ref.: 527256), to commence in August 2024 or as soon as possible, on a 1-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

We now invite applications for the captioned post.

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will work closely with Dr. Mingfu GUAN and his team in the Department of Civil Engineering. The appointee's main duties are:

  • Conduct research projects in land-atmosphere interactions, hydrological processes and modelling, regional climate modelling
  • Publish original research articles in high-impact journals
  • Secure external competitive grants, working independently and with other team members
  • Requirements

  • A Ph.D. degree in a discipline related to meteorology, hydrology, environment, and earth system science
  • Relevant post-doctoral experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in the study of land surface modelling, climate extremes and impacts, regional climate analysis
  • Demonstrated ability in securing external research grant is preferred.
  • Able to work independently with a systematic approach
  • Possess a good command of written and spoken English
  • What We Offer

    A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    How to Apply

    The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University's Careers site (https: // and upload an up-to-date C.V. Please inquire Dr. Mingfu Guan ([email protected]) if any questions about the position. Review of applications will start from July 8, 2024 and continue until July 29, 2024 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

    Advertised: Jul 5, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Jul 29, 2024 (HK Time)

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