Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Associate/Senior Research Assistant


Technical Skills

  • LabVIEW
  • Teaching

Job Description

Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Associate/Senior Research Assistant

Location: Kowloon Tong

Postdoctoral Fellow/Senior Research Associate/Senior Research Assistant in the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management (Appointment for 12 months with possibility of extension)

Project : Innovative Guided-Wave Sensor and System for Inspecting the Integrity and Corrosion Extent of Buried or Covered Pipes

Duties : 

  1. Design models for guided waves (GW) emission and receipt, and the behavior of elastic waves when they are propagating in the inspected pipe; 
  2. Develop simulation and perform necessary programming for the above inspection; 
  3. Design and implement required sensors for GW-based inspection; 
  4. Carry out research work, on-site testing and assist the Principle Investigator in all aspects; and 
  5. Responsible for administration, teaching assistance and office-related work.

Requirements : 
A Master’s degree in Engineering or related disciplines plus at least 1 year’s experience. Proficiency in MATLAB and LabView, and good knowledge and practical skills in mathematical modelling and simulation tools (such as ANSYS, Console and Abauqs) are required.

Candidates with a PhD and no more than 3 years’ postdoctoral experience may be considered for appointment as Postdoctoral Fellow.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply.)

Salary and Conditions of Service
Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : [email redacted, apply via Jobable]/Fax : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 30 November 2016. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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Employment TypeContract
Education LevelBachelor