THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant, Faculty of Dentistry

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
24 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
30 Sep 2022
Ref
515933
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Dentistry (08000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff, Research Support Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow/Senior Research Assistant (several posts) in the Faculty of Dentistry (Ref.: 515933), to commence as soon as possible for one to two years.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree  in Chemistry, Physics, Aeronautical/Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Technology, Materials Science, or a STEM-related discipline from an institution which meets the criteria as set out in the guidelines of the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) at  https://www.itf.gov.hk/filemanager/en/content_90/RTH-ITF%20Guide_en_Jan%202022.pdf. They should be able to work independently and collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team with materials scientists and dentists; be keen on new technologies and dental devices; and possess good analytical, problem solving and communication skills with strong learning initiatives.  Experience in scientific publications and competitive grants application is desirable.  Those with a Bachelor’s degree with 3 years’ post-qualification experience, OR a Master’s degree with 1 year’s post-qualification experience may be considered for appointment as Senior Research Assistant.

The appointees will be responsible for experiment design, data analysis, 3D CAD, 3D printing, laboratory or computational work, as well as preparation of manuscripts.  They will take an independent role in building up the technology and devices in pursuit of advancement in dental research; and perform research administrative duties as required.

Information about the Faculty can be obtained at https://facdent.hku.hk/.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. James Tsoi at jkhtsoi@hku.hk.

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 application for the above posts.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start on September 6, 2022  and continue until September 30, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

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