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Department of Applied Physics

Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Assistant

(Ref. 240412018)

(1)    Postdoctoral Fellow (four posts)
         [Appointment period: each for twenty-four months]

(2)    Research Assistant (two posts)
         [Appointment period: each for twenty-four months]


The appointees will assist the project leader in the research project - “The development of flexible integrated photodetectors based on novel 2D materials for wearable fitness trackers”.


Applicants for the Postdoctoral Fellow post should have a doctoral degree or an equivalent qualification and must have no more than five years of post-qualification experience at the time of application.

Applicants for the Research Assistant post should have an honours degree or an equivalent qualification.

For all posts, applicants should also have:

(a)    strong track record in photodetectors, wearable electronics or 2D materials;

(b)    excellent written and communication skills in English; and

(c)    the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Preference will be given to those with a proven research record and publications in the relevant areas.

Applicants are invited to contact Prof. Feng Yan at telephone number 2766 4054 or via email at for further information.

Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. 

Consideration of applications will commence on 19 April 2024 until the positions are filled.

Posting date: 12 April 2024