Southern Marine Science and Engineering Guangdong Laboratory (Guangzhou) (hereinafter referred as Guangzhou Marine Laboratory or GML) is a provincial-level scientific research institution under Guangzhou Municipal People’s Government. Guangzhou Marine Laboratory was established in November 2018, taking advantage of research platforms of the Innovation Academy for South China Sea Ecology and Environmental Engineering, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Guangzhou Bureau of Marine Geological Survey, Ministry of Nature Resources of China. It was also supported by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and other institutions in the region. Guangzhou Marine Laboratory, in collaboration with HKUST, has set one branch at HKUST, hereafter referred as the Hong Kong Branch (HKB).
GML and HKB are delighted to launch a“Joint Postdoctoral Training Program”, aiming to providing training opportunities to young talents in marine field with solid academic track-record and great potentials to excel and to promote rapid development of marine science and technology in China. Successful applicants will conduct their research during their postdoctoral training at HKUST, Hong Kong SAR.
Quota: at least 10 postdoctoral fellows per year.
Research areas: physical oceanography, chemical oceanography, marine biology, marine ecology and environmental sciences, marine geology, marine engineering equipment and manufacturing, and other fields related to marine science and engineering
Training mode: co-supervised by one GML and one HKUST co-supervisor for a period of one to three years, subject to individual performance
Financial support: provided by GML, HKB and the co-supervisor based on established guidelines
Applicants must have:
Education level: Ph.D. in marine-related fields with good track records
English level: proficient in speaking, listening, reading and writing
Application procedure and required documents
Application procedure: each application will first be assessed by GML, and the shortlisted candidates will be recommended to relevant GML co-supervisor for consideration. With support of co-supervisor at GML, the candidates will be further assessed by HKB and the HKUST co-supervisor. After a trilateral agreement has been reached by GML, HKB and the co-supervisor under“GML-HKB at HKUST Joint Postdoctoral Training Program”, the Human Resources Office of HKUST will issue the appointment letter to successful applicants.
Application documents: Applicants should submit the following required documents to Human Resources Office of GML via email email@example.com with the subject heading of “Your name + Application for Joint Postdoctoral Training Program”.
1.《GML-HKB at HKUST 联合培养博士后申请表》（见附件）；
Completed “GML-HKB at HKUST Joint Postdoctoral Training Program”Application Form (please refer to the attachment)
Two reference letters (in English) with one from his/her Ph.D. supervisor
Copy of doctoral degree certificate, certified academic qualifications, and/or relevant university records
Copy of Personal Identification Card
Copy of other relevant documents (certificate of academic awards, published papers, etc.)
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