Department of Chemistry

With offers of BSc (Hons) in Chemistry, BSc (Hons) in Analytical and Testing Sciences, MSc in Analytical Chemistry, MPhil (by research), and PhD degrees, the department presently has around 190 undergraduate students, 60 taught postgraduate students and 50 research students and project staff.

The Department places a strong emphasis on both quality education and scholarly research/services, and has reached a significant milestone where its educational programmes are not only innovative but also accessible, and its major areas of research strength are well recognised and supported. 

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer (PR0098/19-20)  

The Department invites applications for a vacancy of Senior Lecturer / Lecturer. The appointee is expected to develop new teaching courses in medical testing related areas, teach chemistry/biochemistry/biomedical science courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and concurrently perform the role of Laboratory Manager to establish and lead an ISO15189 medical testing laboratory.

Applicants should possess a Master’s/PhD degree in Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biomedical science/Medical Science. The appointee is expected to have over 10 years of solid work experience in ISO15189 accredited medical testing industry. Applicants with less experience will be considered for Lecturer position.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract up to three years. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants should also request two referees to send in confidential letters of reference, with PR number (stated above) quoted on the letters, to the Personnel Office (Email: recruit@hkbu.edu.hk) direct. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will be disposed of after completion of the recruitment exercise. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 28 September 2019 (or until the position is filled)

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