THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Research Associate/Post-doctoral Fellow in Chemistry

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
13 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
31 May 2019
Ref
494205
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
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 Chemistry (25200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Associate/Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 494205), 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, with related background in the development of molecular metal-based OLED emitter.  They should have good knowledge of, and research skills in chemical synthesis and characterization of organic ligand.  Those with experience in luminescent metal complexes and the photophysical measurements would have an advantage.  Applicants should also have proficiency in written and spoken English, good organizational skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and the ability to work independently.  The appointee will be engaged in the development of luminescent metal complexes for OLED applications under the supervision of Professor Chi-Ming Che.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Joe Lam at joeltl@hku.hk.

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. 

Closes May 31, 2019.