Research Associate and Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Chemistry

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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Chemistry (25200)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Research Associate/Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry (Ref.: 492565) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, with related background in the development of molecular metal-based OLED emitter.  They should have good knowledge of, and research skills in chemical synthesis and characterization of organic ligand.  Those who have experience in luminescent metal complexes and the photophysical measurements would have an advantage.  Applicants should also have proficiency in written and spoken English, good organizational skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and the ability to work independently.  The appointee will be engaged in the development of luminescent metal complexes for OLED applications under the supervision of Professor C.M. Che.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Dr. Joe Lam (e-mail:

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..

Closes February 28, 2019.