Ref.: 201800120
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: Department of Chemistry
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry, to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry in synthetic organic chemistry and/or luminescent metal complexes or with related background. They should have strong experience in synthesis of organic ligands and/or metal complexes, their physical and photophysical characterizations using NMR, MS, FTIR, UV/Vis, emission spectroscopy, cyclic voltammetry, etc. A strong sense of responsibility, proficiency in written and spoken English, good organizational skills, and an ability to work independently are required.  The appointee will be engaged in the development of luminescent metal complexes for OLED application under the supervision of Professor C.M. Che.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Department at chemjob@hku.hk. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Closes February 28, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.