Open Positions

Research Assistant I/II or Senior Research Assistant

Start date: As early as possible
Duration: One year, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance
Online application: click here

Applications are invited for appointment as Research Assistant I/II or Senior Research Assistant in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics in the Department of Physics to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above with at least one year of experience in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics (or in relevant disciplines). Those without relevant research experience may be considered for the post of Research Assistant II, whereas those with doctoral degree and more than two years of relevant experiences will be considered for the post of Senior Research Assistant. The applicants should have good knowledge and technical skills in experimental physics, vacuum systems, electronics, and machining. Those with experience in 2D materials, nanofabrication, or cryogenic systems would have an advantage. The appointee will be responsible for maintaining existing research facilities and developing new facilities in Dr. DongKeun Ki’s group. For those who are interested in 2D materials can conduct researches on 2D materialsin this field as well.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until March 31, 2023, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Research Postgraduate Student(s)

Start date: mostly September 1
Deadline: December 2 every year (main round)
For more information, please visit Graduate School Webpage.

We invite applications for Ph.D. position(s) in the areas of experimental mesoscopic quantum physics. Highly motivated students will have an opportunity to work on various projects in our group, such as quantum coherence and correlations effects in graphene and 2D materials, van der Waals engineering of the new quantum properties, as well as Perovskite thermoelectrics. The students will also have chances to present their results in international conferences. For more information, please visit the research section or contact PI (dkki@hku.hk) at any time.

Candidates are invited to apply directly on line (link) or send (1) a CV including a brief description of research experiences (if any) and (2) a motivation letter that explains why he/she is interested in the group by e-mail to Dr. DongKeun Ki (dkki@hku.hk).

Research Assistant(s) or Undergraduate Student Helper(s)

Start date: any

Highly motivated undergraduate or graduate students are always welcome to contact Dr. DongKeun Ki (dkki@hku.hk) at any time for the possible research projects.