Ref.: 201800806
Posting Title: Post-doctoral Fellow
Department: Department of Chemistry
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
 

 

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry, to commence on September 1, 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry with a strong background and experience in surface functionalization and modification. They should have proficiency in written and spoken English, a strong sense of responsibility, good organizational skills, and ability to work independently. The appointee is expected to prepare and examine interfacial electrocatalysts using lithography, e-beam deposition, sputtering, ALD, CVD, PVD, SEM, TEM, AFM, STM, elemental mapping, XPS, EDS, microfluidics, and GC/LC-MS.

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 with (i) an up-to-date C.V., (ii) a cover letter with research and academic records, (iii) a past research experience statement, (iv) a list of experimental techniques, and (v) two reference letters to Dr. Edmund C.M. Tse at ecmtse@hku.hk. Application forms (341/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/form-ext.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until July 31, 2018 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

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