Research Assistant Professor in Semiconductor Device Fabrication

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
08 Jun 2023
31 Dec 2023
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Mechanical Engineering (14500)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Research Assistant Professor in semiconductor device fabrication in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (Ref.: 520814)

The University of Hong Kong has a highly ranked engineering school and an active Mechanical Engineering Program. The Department employs about 30 full-time faculty members and has well-equipped teaching and research facilities and support. Information about the Department can be obtained at

We now invite applications for the captioned post(s).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • manage research projects on fabrication of semiconductor devices
  • publish original research articles in high-impact journals
  • secure external competitive grants, either working independently or with other team members


  • a Ph.D. degree in a discipline related to physics, electrical engineering or materials sciences.
  • a strong track record of publishing high-quality research articles
  • research experience in microelectronics fabrication, device characterizations or nanoelectronics.

What We Offer

The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a 2-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability.  A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. [The appointment on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme at 15% of basic salary.] Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

 How to Apply

The University only accepts online application for the above post(s).  Applicants should apply online at the University‚Äôs Careers site ( and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until [December 31, 2023], or until the post(s) is/are filled, whichever is earlier.

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