Current Openings

1. Postdoc in the Department of Mechanical Engineering (MHP/040/22)

(Appointment for 12 months with possibility of extension)


Conduct research and development on an ultralight composite current collector for solid-state lithium-ion batteries.


A PhD degree with strong publication record in materials or/ and mechanical engineering area, and has experience in the following areas: Nanomaterial by PVD or Study of composite or solid-state lithium-ion batteries, is preferred. Applicants without prior relevant publications but with an exceptionally strong record may also apply. 

Applicants should indicate which of the following two tracks: (1) regular track – those with a PhD in a related discipline, or (2) special track – those who graduated from an institution among the top 100 universities for STEM-related subjects in the latest publication of any of the following ranking tables: Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), Shanghai Jiao Tong University, or Times Higher Education. 

(For enquiries, please contact Miss Dorothy Chan via email at

Salary and Conditions of Service

Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application 

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2. Other Postdoc Research Staff Positions Available:

Develop multi-modal spectroscopy (MMS) & biosensor platforms for monitoring CVDs spectroscopy (MMS) & biosensor platforms for monitoring CVDs

We are looking for passionate and talented PhD graduates with strong academic backgrounds in the areas of electrochemical aspect of the sample preparation and optimization towards large-scale fabrication for health care application of Surface Enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS). The expertise in physical chemistry, chemical engineering will be particularly preferred. The other requirements include project management, product design and presentation proficiency, which will be essential for future success in both the academic and industrial environments.

Salary and Conditions of Service
The contract will be 3 years. Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and expertise. Fringe benefits include leave and medical and consultations.

The candidates will work in the center established in Science Park. If you are interested in the position, please send your application with CV to