Laboratory for Energy Economics and Environmental Management

Open Positions

We welcome candidates with research interests in energy and environmental economics to join our team.


  • We welcome candidates from any related disciplines.
  • Candidates with a master degree in economics are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent spoken and written English.

  • More information can be found at HERE.
  • Procedures for students invited for a pre-interview HERE.

Joint PhD programme with Mainland universities

  • CityU now offers joint PhD programme with universities from mainland including University of Science and Technology of China, Xi'an Jiaotong University, University of China Academy of Science, Wuhan University, Beihang University, Harbin Institute of Technology, Nankai University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Zhejiang University, Nanjing University, Fudan University, Renmin University of China, Dalian University of Technology, Central South University, Southeast University, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, South China University of Technology. Please consult the relevant offices of your university for information.

  • We welcome candidates with relevant academic background. Applicants with background in economics are strongly encouraged to apply.

CityU Presidential PhD Scholarship

  • For outstanding students who have given admission offers by global top universities but not yet accepted.have declined the offers.
  • More information can be found at HERE.

Research associate/Post-doctoral researcher

  • There is currently no opportunities available. Please visit our webpage later.

Visiting students

Visiting fellow

  • There is currently no funding support for visiting fellow.
  • Self-financed visiting fellow can discuss the opportunities with Dr. Zhang directly.

  • Please include your CV and a research plan/proposal in your email.

General enquiries

  • General enquiries can be made by email to Dr. Lin Zhang. If you are interested in PhD and joint PhD program, please send your cover letter, CV, transcripts, and research proposal in your email for pre-application.