THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemistry

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Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
13 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Mar 2019
Ref
494214
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 Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 494214), to commence as soon as possible for two years, 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 chemical synthesis, photophysical characterization and measurements, and photochromic materials.  Applicants should have a strong sense of responsibility, good organizational skills, the ability to work independently, and be self-motivated.  The appointee will work in an interdisciplinary project involving photochromic compounds under the supervision of Professor V.W.W. Yam.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor Yam at wwyam@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.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until March 30, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.