Prof. NAH Ern Mei Theodora

Position(s) Available

There are currently several openings for postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to work on projects related to the multiphase chemistry of marine aerosols.

  • Postdoc applicants should have (or are expected to have by the time of commencement) a Ph.D. in chemistry, atmospheric sciences, environmental sciences/engineering, chemical engineering, earth sciences, or a related science or engineering field.
  • Graduate student applicants should have (or are expected to have by the time of commencement) a Master’s degree or a Bachelor’s degree with research experience in chemistry, atmospheric sciences, environmental sciences/engineering, chemical engineering, earth sciences, or a related science or engineering field.

For all postdoc and graduate student applicants, effective written and oral communication skills in English are necessary. Experience with aerosol and/or atmospheric chemistry research, analytical techniques related to atmospheric sampling (e.g., mass spectrometry, ion chromatography), and data analysis is highly desired. Experience and/or aptitude with scientific programming or modelling is preferred but not essential. An ability to work independently, as well as part of a team, to achieve research project goals and meet strict deadlines is expected.

To apply, please contact Dr. Nah (theodora.nah@cityu.edu.hk) with (1) a cover letter no longer than 2 pages describing your research experience, research interests and career goals, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, (3) names and contact information of three references, (4) copies of academic transcripts, (5) GRE, TOEFL and IELTS scores if available, and (6) the abstract of your Ph.D. and/or Master’s thesis if applicable. Review of all applications will begin immediately. Graduate student applicants will also have to go through a centralized admission process through the City University of Hong Kong. The next intake of graduate students will be for the academic year starting September 2019. Successful postdoc and graduate student applicants will receive competitive salary and benefits, and will have opportunities to attend conferences to present their research and interact with fellow researchers. Enquiries are encouraged, and applicants can make initial informal contact with Dr. Nah before applying.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, especially applicants who will enhance the diversity of our staff.