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October 29, 2020 Thursday 11:47:27 AM IST

HKU launches “Rising Stars” Academic staff global recruitment campaign

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The University of Hong Kong (HKU) launches the Rising Stars recruitment campaign, a new round of global academic staff recruitment to attract top scholars in exciting emerging fields, above and beyond its ongoing recruitment plan. HKU welcomes talents of any discipline, and hopes to recruit new blood for frontier fields with high potential for scientific and scholarly breakthroughs.

Talent recruitment is a key priority for universities in nurturing talents and invention of knowledge. Through HKU’s global recruitment over the past two years, their Faculties have recruited a total of 220 professoriate staff. They are outstanding scholars from top universities all over the world including the US, Canada, the UK, Europe and Australia, and young bright scientists in Hong Kong, who have all engaged in cutting-edge research and achieved academic excellence in the international academic arena. Many researchers who have recently joined HKU said that the University offers good academic and research opportunities which attracted them to come to Hong Kong to further develop their career.

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