Post-doctoral Fellows in the Department of Physics

Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
31 Oct 2023
15 Apr 2024
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Physics (25600)
Categories: Senior Research Staff & Post-doctoral Fellow

Post-doctoral Fellows in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 523604

We now invite applications for the captioned posts available in Prof. S. Zhang’s group.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • work on the projects of photonics, topological physics, and nanophysics
  • design/refine the research instruments
  • coordinate data collection and analysis
  • support the organization of dissemination events
  • assist in the preparation of reports and manuscripts
  • perform other duties as assigned


  • a Ph.D. degree in Physics or a related discipline
  • Strong background in one or more of the following areas: integrated photonics, 2D materials, topological physics (theory), nanofabrication, ultrafast optics
  • an excellent command of written and spoken English
  • good interpersonal, communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • the ability to work on a tight schedule to meet project deadlines
  • the ability to work independently and in a team
  • self-motivated and responsible

What We Offer

The appointment will commence as soon as possible on a temporary basis for 2 years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability. A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. 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’s Careers site ( and upload an up-to-date C.V. They should also arrange 2 referees to send reference letters to Professor S. Zhang by e-mail ( directly. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until 15 April, 2024, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.