Postdoctoral Fellowship

CNERC Postdoctoral Fellowship

Qualifications and Requirements of the Fellowship Candidate:

Candidates must have been conferred/obtained the PhD degree or an equivalent qualification from a recognized institution no more than five (calendar) years before the submission date of the application or are expected to obtain the PhD degree within the first six months from the submission date of the application.

Priority will be given to candidates:

With superior research performance;
Whose proposed research topic is associated with the subject of their PhD study;
Whose research area is within the area of expertise of the PI; and
Whose research area is in line with the research focus of our CNERC.

Salary and Duration of the Postdoctoral Fellowship:

A monthly salary of at least HK$26,000 (subject to review) initially for one year with possibility to further renewal; and
MPF contribution.

Job advertisement: Click here.

Application Procedures:

Interested parties please identify and contact a supervisor to work with as shown below.

PI Research Area Email
Prof. K. F. Chung

Dr. H. C. Ho
· Material characterisations of high strength steel materials
· Welded connections with high strength steel materials
· Ductile metal fracture of high performance steels
· High performance composite columns in super high-rise MiC
· Hysteretic behaviour of high performance steels
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Prof. Michael Yam Bolted connections with high strength steel materials This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Dr. T. M. Chan · Tubular connections with high strength steel materials
· Member response on high strength steel fabricated tubular sections
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Dr. Andy Leung Foundation engineering with high strength steel materials This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Candidates should provide their CVs and a 2-page proposal covering the following items for potential PI's consideration.

- Project Title
- Key Objectives and Significance
- Project Outline
- Expected Project Deliverables
- Reference

About Us

CNERCEstablishment of the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) was approved by the State Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), People’s Republic of China on 12th October 2015.

Contact Information

Address:
Chinese National Engineering Research Center for Steel Construction (Hong Kong Branch)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Phase 8,
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Phone: (852) 3400-8451

Email: cnerc.steel@polyu.edu.hk