OPPORTUNITIES

Hong Kong is a densely-populated financial hub situated in a mountainous setting. This city is internationally recognised as a leader in landslide hazard mitigation. There is no better place to carry out geohazards research. More importantly, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) is ranked 22nd globally by QS World University Rankings and the Civil Engineering Department is among the top 20 groups in the world.


We are always looking to add team members with exceptional interpersonal skills and strong leadership abilities. We would like to hear from you if you are interested in joining our team. 

PHD STUDENT

We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a background in geotechnical engineering, geophysics, or geological engineering with a strong quantitative foundation. The successful candidate will be able to work independently, and have a keen interest to do interdisciplinary work on landslide hazard mitigation. Previous experience with experimental and/or numerical (fluid dynamics and/or solid-mechanics) modelling is an advantage. For more information on this position please contact Clarence Choi (cechoi@hku.hk). Applications accepted until position is filled.

POSTDOC

We are seeking a candidate with a PhD in geotechnical or geological engineering or geophysics. The candidate should have a strong track record in experimental and numerical modelling of landslides dynamics and steep creek hazards. For more information on this position please contact Clarence Choi (cechoi@hku.hk). Applications accepted until position is filled.