Postdoctoral Positions at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Yi Wang
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Affiliation: Institute of Theoretical Physics, Chinese Acadmy of Sciences

Postdoctoral Positions at the Hong Kong University of Scienc

Post by Yi Wang » November 06 2016

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is a dynamic new university established 26 years ago, but already highly ranked (49th in 2017 Times University World Rankings, 36th in QS 2015/2016 rankings). The University is in the process of building up a particle theory and cosmology (PTC) group. Faculty members so far affiliated with HKUST (Department of Physics and/or IAS) in PTC areas include Andrew Cohen, Tao Liu, Gary Shiu, George Smoot, Henry Tye and Yi Wang. We invite applications for four to six (theoretical and/or experimental) postdoctoral positions effective from September 2017 in the areas of particle theory, LHC phenomenology, string theory, theoretical cosmology and observational cosmology, broadly defined. (Duration: 1-2 years, renewable.)

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.

Application Procedure

Please apply online and upload your curriculum vitae together with a list of publications, research statement, and arrange for 3 letters of reference to be submitted via AcademicJobsOnline ([Log in to view email] or HKUST Careers website (

Review of applications will begin from Dec 9 2016 and will continue until the positions are filled.

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