Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Institute for Advanced Study

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Position ID:HKUST-Institute for Advanced Study-IASPDF1 [#19995]
Position Title: IAS Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Kowloon, Hong Kong [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Physics / Astrophysics (astro-ph)
Appl Deadline:2022/08/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/10, finished 2023/03/04, listed until 2022/08/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is a dynamic new university established only 30 years ago, but already highly ranked (66th in 2022 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 34th in 2022 QS World University Rankings). The University has established the Center for Fundamental Physics with faculty members so far affiliated with HKUST (Department of Physics) and/or the IAS including Andrew Cohen, Tao Liu, Kam Biu Luk, Kirill Prokofiev, George Smoot, Henry Tye and Yi Wang. 

We invite applications for postdoctoral position(s) effective from July 2022 in the areas of particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology, both theory and exp/obs, broadly defined (duration: 2 years, renewable upon mutual agreement). Please note, one of the positions is joint with Donostia International Physics Center in Spain (Prof. Tom Broadhurst) and its appointee is expected to participate in JWST data analyzing, lensing modeling and/or observation simulating (see http://cfp.ust.hk/crf for details). Starting salary for all positions is highly competitive and will be commensurate with the appointee’s qualifications and experiences. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be also provided.

Application procedure: Please apply online via Academic Jobs Online by uploading your curriculum vitae with a list of publications, research statement, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin from now on and continue until the positions are filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
Center for Fundamental Physics
(c/o HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study)
Lo Ka Chung Building
Lee Shau Kee Campus
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay
Hong Kong