Job advertisement Postdoctoral Fellow in Landslide Dynamics

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Postdoctoral Fellow in Landslide Dynamics

Position
Postdoctoral Fellow in Landslide Dynamics

Employer
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The University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is ranked the 22nd Best University in the World according to 2020 Global University Rankings. As an English-medium university with a history that stretches back more than 100 years, it has grown with and helped shape the city from which it takes its name.
Today, HKU is recognized internationally as a dynamic and comprehensive university of world-class standing. With its distinguished excellence in research and outstanding performance in teaching, it attracts first-class teaching and research staff and brilliant students from around the world.
The University’s research students enjoy opportunities to work with leading international researchers and a peer group of resourceful and committed students from different nations in advanced facilities, producing cutting-edge and internationally recognized research work, and developing skills essential for future careers and lifelong learning.

Homepage: http://www.cechoi.org


Location
Hong Kong, China

Sector
Academic

Relevant division
Natural Hazards (NH)

Type
Contract

Level
Experienced

Salary
31285 - 43528 € / Year

Preferred education
PhD

Application deadline
25 July 2020

Posted
11 June 2020

Job description

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a PhD in either geophysics or geotechnical engineering. The candidate should have a strong track record, be able to lead research projects and have a keen interest in landslide dynamics and mitigation measures against them. Experience in physical or numerical modelling of flow-type landslide dynamics will be an advantage.


How to apply

Please contact Dr Clarence E. Choi at cechoi@hku.hk.