Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Its vision is to significantly contribute to the improvement of human health. Karolinska Institutet accounts for the single largest share of all academic medical research conducted in Sweden and offers the country’s broadest range of education in medicine and health sciences.
The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet selects the Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine.
Ming Wai Lau Centre for Reparative Medicine (MWLC) aims to contribute to the improvement of human health by conducting cutting-edge research in reparative medicine and related subjects, by creating a new platform for synergies between academia and innovation in Sweden and Hong Kong as well as China, and fostering future leaders in both academia and industry.
Dr. Linxian Li’s Laboratory has long interests in developing novel functional surfaces and biomaterials for clinical applications. Committed to translating new materials for medical use, the Li group focuses on engineering functional materials for medical implants and developing biomolecules as therapeutics. We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher for research initiatives in polymer and surface science for a wide-array of studies in medicine.
One postdoc position in Polymer and Surface science
We are searching for a postdoctoral researcher with the following qualifications and experience:
Applicants must hold a PhD with strong background in polymer physics and chemistry, surface chemistry and physics, and polymer processing.
Demonstrated experience using fabrication and characterization tools such as photolithography, drop shape analyzer, and tensile test.
Experience in scanning electron microscopy and time-of-flight secondary ion mass spectrometry will be considered an asset.
The ideal candidate should enjoy working in a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary environment.
Excellent command of written and spoken English is required.
This is a two-year fixed-term position, with the possibility of renewal.
The assignment is located at MWLC, Hong Kong, and the employment will follow local labour laws in Hong Kong.
A competitive remuneration package including 10% on top of basic salary (fully-taxable) intended as pension will be offered in addition to MPF employer’s contribution and medical benefits.
A person is eligible for a position as Postdoctoral Researcher if he or she has obtained a PhD no more than seven years before the last date of employment as postdoc. The term can be extended under special circumstances.
Dr. Linxian Li, email: firstname.lastname@example.org