Post-doctoral Fellow

Location
Hong Kong
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Nov 11, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Ref.: 502570
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Chemistry (25200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in 2D/COF/MOF Synthesis for Solid-State Batteries and Sensors in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 502570), to commence as soon as possible for three years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering or equivalent, with a strong background in creative design and synthesis of low dimensional materials and porous structures. They should have experience in the multidisciplinary environment in association with the development of solid-state batteries, supercapacitors, or electrochemical sensors. They should demonstrate a clear understanding of charge-carrier interactions with nanostructures, and have knowledge of a wide range of spectroscopic, microstructural, and thermochemical characteristics of such structures and related characterization techniques. Fluency in written and spoken English and Chinese, good organizational and leadership skills, a strong sense of responsibility, the ability to work independently, and self-motivation are essential. The appointee will work in the predictive discovery of new structures for energy applications under the supervision of Professor Z.X. Guo. Inquiries about the post should be sent to Professor Guo at zxguo@hku.hk.

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 November 20, 2020 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Nov 11, 2020 (HK Time)
Applications close: Nov 20, 2020 (HK Time)

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