Research Assistant in Photocatalytic Degradation of Microplastics

University of Hong Kong Department of Physics

Research Assistant I/II

The University of Hong Kong

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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Physics (25600)

Categories: Research Support Staff
Hong Kong

Research Assistant I/II in Photocatalytic degradation of microplastics in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 517229) (to commence on January 1, 2023 or as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, or other relevant disciplines, with experience in the synthesis of nanomaterials for photocatalytic applications.

The appointee will conduct research on photocatalyst synthesis, its characterization, and application to the degradation of microplastics under the supervision of Professor Aleksandra Djurišić. Enquiries about the post should be sent to Professor Djurišić at dalek@hku.hk.

A competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. with the names of two referees and a cover letter, preferably with academic transcript(s) and a publication list. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until December 15, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised:Nov 9, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close:Dec 15, 2022 (HK Time)

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