Post-doctoral Fellow/Research Associate, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Mar 02, 2021
End of advertisement period
Aug 31, 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Mechanical Engineering (14500)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointments as Post-doctoral Fellow / Research Associate (several posts) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (Ref.: 503392), to commence as soon as possible for one to three years.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering or related disciplines, with a strong background in thermodynamics, physical chemistry and interfacial phenomena. Past experience in fluid dynamics, soft matter, biotechnologies (e.g. PCR, CRISPR/CAS 9), membraneless organelles, microfluidics, etc., would be desirable. Applicants should be highly self-motivated; have a good command of written and spoken English; and be able to work independently. The appointees will work under the supervision of Professor H.C. Shum.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2021, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

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