Post-doctoral Fellow / Senior Research Assistant

The Education University of Hong Kong
Contract
Junior (less than 3 years)
Doctoral
English

Job Description

Post-doctoral Fellow / Senior Research Assistant

If you are boring of your current job, and looking for an interesting and meaningful career, we have an opening for a position of Chemist in the area of supramolecular analytic chemistry for pollutants/toxic monitoring and degradation. You will conduct cutting-edge research among the fields of synthetic, analytical, and material chemistry in order to apply it to real world. This position will be supervised by Dr. Stephen Chow Cheuk-fai: https://oraas0.ied.edu.hk/rich/web/people_details.jsp?pid=124848.

The appointee will assist the team in steering and managing the abovementioned research project. He/She should be passionate, creative and innovative. The appointment will be for a period of 12 months, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

Applicants should be PhD degree holders having undertaken original research that has contributed to the body of knowledge. They should be highly proficient in both English and Chinese (including Putonghua) with good interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to work in team. Candidate without Doctoral degree but possesses a Master’s degree with 1 year’s post-qualification full-time working experience may be considered for the post of Senior Research Assistant.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a) http://www.eduhk.hk/hro/applyfor.htm; or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to [email redacted, apply via Jobable] or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address. Review of applications will start from 18 November 2016, and will continue until the post is filled. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application" on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to http://www.eduhk.hk/jobsopp/index.php?glang=en.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the positions advertised.

Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk.

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.