About the University

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, and Translation and Foreign Languages) and over 6,000 full-time students. Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK aims to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, caring attitudes, moral values and social responsibility.

Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features a primary focus on undergraduate education, top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, unique residential college system combining living and learning, interactive small class teaching, very close student-teacher relationship, RGC-funded impactful research, and excellent student development/support services. HSUHK is listed the 7th (overall) in the ASEAN+ region, the 1st in the Greater China region, and the 1st in Employability as per the 2023 AppliedHE ASEAN+ private university assessment by the Singapore-based AppliedHE. It is also listed among the top 200 worldwide on “Quality Education” and “Decent Work and Economic Growth” in the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2021.

The University now invites application for the Research Project “Ensuring the operational resilience of shipping by integrating vessel slot allocation and container supply planning with uncertain demand for yield management and order fulfilment in the global supply chain”, funded by the Research Grants Council:

Research Fellow – Department of Supply Chain and Information Management
(Ref: RF (SCM - UGC/FDS14/E09/23) 2024-01-19)

Responsibilities
  • assist in carrying out research on transport logistics, maritime operations and supply chain;
  • conduct statistics, simulation and optimisation algorithm development;
  • support research related activities and events, documentation, and administration; and
  • carry out research conference and journal publication work.

 

Applicants Should
  • ​​​​​​possess a recognised doctoral degree in Logistics and Transport, Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics, Computer, or a related discipline;
  • have at least 3 years of work experience in research or industry practice;
  • have knowledge on mathematical modelling and experience in using MATLAB, SPSS, R, CPLEX, Python or similar simulation and statistical tools will be advantageous;
  • be self-motivated and have good time-management skills; and
  • have the ability to work under pressure, tight schedules and dynamic requirements.
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Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested applicant should visit this link https://recruit.hsu.edu.hk/ and apply on or before 28 January 2024.  Review of applications will begin soon until the position is filled.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise.

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer.

 



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