Postdoctoral Fellow in Photo-Sensitive Antibacterial Coating
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 Orthopaedics and Traumatology (21000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Photo-sensitive Antibacterial Coating in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Ref.: 500141), to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in biomedical/mechanical engineering, materials science or a related discipline. Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory. Knowledge of and experience in photo-responsive nanomaterials would be an advantage. The appointee is expected to conduct basic science and translational research related to antibacterial projects. He/She will also supervise and mentor junior research staff, and publish scientific articles.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., and provide at least one referee's name and contact details. Review of applications will start on June 16, 2020 and continue until August 31, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.