AIIFL is looking for researchers in FinTech, RegTech and Digital Finance

AIIFL and the HKU-Standard Chartered Foundation FinTech Academy are seeking to expand our world leading team in the area of FinTech, RegTech and Digital Finance with the addition of one or more Postdoctoral Fellows and a Research Assistant Professor.

Research Assistant Professor
(Applications close: 30 June 2021, HK Time)

The HKU-Standard Chartered Foundation FinTech Academy, with the aim to cultivate interdisciplinary research in FinTech, has established a Research Assistant Professor Scheme. Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in the field of Law, and have demonstrated promise of a high level of ability in research in the field of FinTech (including but not limited to Blockchain, Cyber Security, RegTech, InsurTech, WealthTech, Financial Intelligence, AI and Data Analytics).

More details and online application are available HERE.

Post-doctoral Fellow in Finance, Technology and Regulation
(Applications close: 31 July 2021, HK Time)

The posts will be based in the Asian Institute of International Financial Law (AIIFL) within the Faculty of Law and will work closely with the HKU-Standard Chartered Foundation FinTech Academy. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Law, Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Finance or any other areas related to finance, technology and regulation; knowledge and ideally experience of issues relating to FinTech, RegTech and digital finance; strong communication and organizational skills; sensitivity and commitment to cultural awareness; and the ability to work with a high degree of independence. They should also demonstrate proven ability to develop and pursue a coherent agenda of legal research and/or interdisciplinary scholarship; significant experience of presenting research at domestic and international conferences; and exceptional potential to develop a body of high-quality publications in scholarly journals.

More details and online application are available HERE.

For enquiries, please contact Flora Leung at fkleung@hku.hk.