Environmental/chemical engineering: Adsorption process using semi-fluidized bed column with Response Surface Modeling

Monday, September 6, 2021
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Post-doctoral Fellow
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 Post-doctoral Fellow position in the adsorption process using semi-fluidized bed column with Response Surface Modeling. The candidate should have a strong research background in (1) phosphate removal/recovery by adsoption process, (2) adsorption process using semi-fluidized bed column study, (3) process optimization using Response Surface Modeling, and (4) proposal and technical paper writing experience. The ideal candidate is also expected to have proficient communication skills in both written and spoken English. The appointment will be made initially on a contract with 12 months, renewable subject to mutual agreement. The salary is 26,000 HKD/month or higher, which will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits, including annual leave and medical benefits, will be provided where applicable. Interested candidates should apply by sending curriculum vitae, TOFEL or IELTS scores, UG & PG transcripts, 2-3 related publications on the adsorption process, and 2 refernce letters to Prof. Irene M.C. Lo (cemclo@ust.hk). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until 31st September 2021. The anticipated start date is in November 2021.