Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemistry

University of Hong Kong Department of Chemistry

Post-doctoral Fellow

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 515056
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 the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 515056), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry or equivalent, with a strong background in organic and inorganic synthesis, transition metal catalyzed organic transformation reactions, and isolation of reactive intermediates involved in the catalytic reactions.  They should have fluency in written and spoken English and Chinese, a strong sense of responsibility, good organizational and leadership skills, the ability to work independently and be self-motivated.  The appointee will work on the research area of “Transition Metal Catalysis” under the supervision of Professor C.M. Che and Dr. Z.X. Huang.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor C.M. Che at chemhead@hku.hk or Dr. Z.X. Huang at huangzx@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 posts.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until July 31, 2022, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:May 20, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:Jul 31, 2022 (HK Time)

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