|Research Assistant Professor in Social Cognitive Neuroscience|
|Department of Psychology|
The University of Hong Kong
|Hong Kong, Hong Kong|
| Centenary Recruitment Plan
Founded in 1911, The University of Hong Kong is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in teaching and research, and has been at the international forefront of academic scholarship for many years. The University has a comprehensive range of study programmes and research disciplines spread across 10 faculties and about 100 sub-divisions of studies and learning. There are over 23,400 undergraduate and postgraduate students coming from 50 countries, and more than 1,800 members of academic and academic-related staff, many of whom are internationally renowned.
As the University is celebrating its 100th anniversary, a major human resource expansion plan has been launched to provide 200 new academic positions. The purpose of this Centenary Recruitment Plan is to enhance our research competitiveness and to facilitate the introduction and delivery of a new four-year undergraduate curriculum from 2012.
Building on Hong Kong’s international status and its mission to serve China, the University offers an intellectually-stimulating and culturally-rich academic environment, with attractive remuneration packages.
Research Assistant Professor in Social Cognitive Neuroscience
Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant Professor in Social Cognitive Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology, from as soon as possible but not later than March 7, 2013, for a period of 21 months.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Psychology or Neuroscience, an active research record, and an interest in studying the cognitive processes underlying human social behaviors and communication. Information about the Department can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/psychology.
Enquiries can be sent to Professor William Hayward at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A globally competitive remuneration package commensurate with the appointee’s qualifications and experience will be offered. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment carries leave, and medical benefits.
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V., providing details of their research experience, publications, and research plan, etc. to email@example.com. Application forms (341/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes June 1, 2012.
The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only shortlisted applicants will be notified of the application result.
The University is an equal opportunity employer and Is committed to a No-Smoking Policy
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