Post-doctoral Fellow in High-Energy Astrophysics

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
University of Hong Kong
Department of Physics
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in High-Energy Astrophysics in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 522204), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Physics or Astronomy. Expertise in radio or X-ray astronomy, in particular, related to polarimetry, is desirable. The appointee will work with Dr. Stephen C.Y. Ng to pursue research in areas related to neutron stars, pulsar wind nebulae, or supernova remnants. Applicants who are in the process of completing a Ph.D. degree in Physics or Astronomy will also be considered.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. ( Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. (including a publication list), a cover letter and a research statement. Applicants should also arrange three recommendation letters to be sent to Dr. Ng (e-mail:¬†[email protected]) directly by the referees. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until October 1, 2023.

Compensation and Benefits

Included Benefits

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed  15% of gross income.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2023 Jul 28
Application Deadline
2023 Oct 01
Reference Code


Dr Stephen Ng