A Postdoctoral Fellow is being recruited at the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the general area of control systems and applications. The initial application deadline is 31 May 2009 and the position has to be filled by 1 Septebmer 2009. The appointment is for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory annual performance review. The ideal candidate is one who has recently completed, or is about to finish, his/her PhD in the area of control systems and applications. The themes of research are, but not limited to, robust control and filtering, biological networks, multi-agent systems, networked control and estimation, reduced-order modelling.
The monthly salary is around HKD 22K ( 1 USD approximately equals 7.8 HKD)
Interested candidates should send their CVs and proposals on research directions to Professor James Lam via firstname.lastname@example.org .
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