The research group of Professor Irene M. C. Lo at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (http://www.ust.hk/eng/about/index.htm) would like to invite applications for a Post-doctorial Fellow position in the area of plasma gasification of municipal solid waste or thermal technology on solid waste treatment. Appointment will be made initially on a one-year contract, renewable subject to mutual agreement. Salary is highly competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experiences. Generous fringe benefits including annual leave and medical benefits will be provided where applicable. Interested candidates should apply by sending a curriculum vitae and related publications to Prof. Irene M.C. Lo (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will start on 1 August 2012 and will continue until suitable appointment is made.