Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong (HK)
Sep 06, 2018
Oct 06, 2018
Field of specialization
Job Type
Full time

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Chemistry
Associate Professor / Assistant Professor

(Ref. 180001C1)

Applicants should have a PhD degree in chemistry. All research areas will be considered, especially in inorganic / physical chemistry disciplines.
The appointee will
(a) teach undergraduate and postgraduate chemistry courses including advanced courses in his / her specialty;
(b) conduct / supervise undergraduate chemistry laboratory classes;
(c) capitalize on the well-established infrastructure in the Department for independent research in his / her field of expertise;
(d) serve as research supervisor of postgraduate students enrolled in MPhil / PhD programmes; and
(e) participate in the administration of the Department.
The Department is prepared to provide the appointee with a suitable start-up fund for his / her research. Opportunities are available in Hong Kong for annual application of research funding on a competitive basis.
Appointment will normally be made on contract basis initially commencing June 2019, which subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Application Procedure
Please submit online application together with full curriculum vitae, copies of qualification documents, a publication list, a Teaching proposal and a Research proposal of maximum eight typed pages with a realistic estimate of the minimum start-up financial support (in Hong Kong dollars) that will enable initiation and conducting of quality research projects.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit