Opportunities

Over the next few years, our group expects to recruit ~1 new member every two years. If you are interested to join as a graduate student/research assistant/postdoc, you are encouraged to contact any of our group members to learn if we would be a good fit. 

Below is a non-exhaustive list of useful resources:

Prospective graduate students

CUHK student summer workshop for potential PhD applicants – early admission round (link – deadline around May/June each year) 

CUHK MPhil and PhD program (link – regular deadline around end of January each year; students receive monthly stipend of ~$2,200 USD and can apply for on-campus student housing which costs ~$400 USD per month)

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (link – deadline around December 1st each year; recipients receive monthly stipend of ~$3,300 USD, yearly conference travel allowance of ~$1,700 USD, a once-off housing allowance of ~$2,500 USD, and on-campus student housing which costs ~$400 USD per month)

Prospective postdoctoral fellows

RGC postdoctoral fellowship scheme (link – internal nomination deadline around early September each year; recipients receive annual stipend of ~$52,000 USD for 3 years)

香江学者计划 (link – deadline around early January each year; recipients receive annual stipend of ~$47,000 USD for 2 years)

Other relevant opportunities/resources

ICTP Earth System Physics Postgraduate Diploma Programme scholarship (Trieste, Italy). This one-year programme aims to prepare talented pre-PhD students from developing countries for future PhD studies (link – deadline around February each year).

GradMAP Philippines provides useful resources regarding graduate school applications (link)

IRIS seismology workshops/courses (link1, link2)