Development of Photocatalysts for Pollutant Degradation and Hydrogen Generation

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Senior Research Associate
Job Institution: 
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Job Description: 

The research group of Professor Irene M. C. Lo at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, would like to invite applications for a Senior Research Associate position in the research area of photocatalytic process for pollutant degradation and/or hydrogen generation. The candidate should have PhD degree in environmental /chemical engineering /electrochemistry /physics and at least 3 years post-doctoral experience with  strong research publications in (1) photocatalytic process and electrochemistry for environmental application, and (2) hydrogen storage and fuel cell development. The ideal candidate is also expected to have proficient communication skills in both written and spoken English. Appointment will be made initially on a contract with 18 months, renewable subject to mutual agreement. Salary is 26,500 HKD/month or higher which will be commensurate with qualifications and experiences. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical benefits and Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) will be provided. Interested candidates should apply by sending curriculum vitae with a recent photo, UG & PG transcripts, most representative publications, and names of referees to Prof. Irene M.C. Lo (irene.lo@ust.hk). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until 30th Aug 2017. The anticipated start date is 1st Nov 2017.