Research Associate, Department of Chemistry

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
27 May 2020
End of advertisement period
03 Jun 2020
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
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 Chemistry (25200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Associate in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 500272), to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, and a strong background and experience in photochemistry and studying reactive intermediates.  Proficiency in written and spoken English, good organizational skills, a strong sense of responsibility and the ability to work independently are essential.  The appointee will perform time-resolved spectroscopy experiments and data analysis of the results.  Enquiries about the post should be sent to Professor D.L. Phillips at

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 June 3, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.