Research Associate - Department of Chemistry

Hong Kong (HK)
31 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Associate

Ref.  :  201701561 

Department  :   Department of Chemistry 

Closing Date  :  February 28, 2018 

Research Associate (Ref.: 201701561)  (Ref.: 201701562) in the Department of Chemistry (to commence as soon as possible for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal) 

Applicants should possess an M.Phil. or a Ph.D. degree in Organic Synthesis. They should be experienced in using NMR for structural elucidation and be able to work independently. Fresh graduates will also be considered. The appointee will be responsible for synthesizing naturally-occurring substances in a multi-disciplinary laboratory of chemical biology, drug discovery, natural products and cancer research.  

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. 
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to Dr. L.K. Sy at  for post (A) and to Dr. C.N. Lok at  for post (B). Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at  Further particulars can be obtained at   Closes February 28, 2018. 

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career. 

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.