Ref.: 201800185
Posting Title: Research Associate
Department: Department of Chemistry
Closing Date: February 23, 2018
 

 

Research Associate in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 201800185) (to commence as soon as possible for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance) 

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry with a related background in the development of molecular metal-based OLED emitter. They should have strong experience in chemical synthesis and characterization of organic ligands and phosphorescent metal complexes as well as the measurement of their photophysical properties. 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 an ITF project on the development of luminescent metal complexes for OLED applications 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 Dr. Vanessa Lo at vkylo@hku.hk.  Application forms (345/1111) 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 23, 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.