Jiasi Shen


Fall 2023 PhD and MPhil positions at HKUST CSE on programming languages and software engineering

Dr. Jiasi Shen is an incoming Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Dr. Shen is looking for PhD and MPhil students commencing in Fall 2023 to conduct research in programming languages and software engineering. Students will be fully funded with competitive salaries.

Potential research directions include:

The applicants are expected to have solid skills in programming and/or math. Prior research experience in PL/SE is beneficial but not required.

Strong PhD applicants are encouraged to email Dr. Shen ( s[full][at]cse.ust.hk ) by November 6, 2022 and submit the full application to HKUST by December 1, 2022 to be considered for the prestigious HKPFS. Later applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.

HKUST was ranked #3 in the Young University Rankings 2022 and #26 in the World University Rankings 2022 for Computer Science by Times Higher Education. The language of instruction is English.

Dr. Shen obtained a bachelor's degree from Peking University and master's and PhD degrees from MIT, and will be joining HKUST in January 2023.