In 2016/17, THEi will offer 20 degree programmes through three faculties. Faculty of Design and Environment: Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Architecture (2-year professional programme), Horticulture and Landscape Management, and Surveying (jointly with...

In 2016/17, THEi will offer 20 degree programmes through three faculties.

Faculty of Design and Environment: Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Architecture (2-year professional programme), Horticulture and Landscape Management, and Surveying (jointly with the Faculty of Science and Technology).

Faculty of Management and Hospitality: Sports and Recreation Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Professional Accounting, Hotel Operations Management, Public Relations and Management, and Retail Management.

Faculty of Science and Technology: Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Management, Building Services Engineering, Health Care, Food Science and Safety, Multimedia Technology and Innovation, Information and Communications Technology.

In 2016/17, seven programmes (Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Landscape Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Civil Engineering, and Environmental Engineering and Management) will be in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors, which provides subsidies to students varying from $40,000 to $70,000 per year.

All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications. Most of them are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies.

A new campus is being built on a site in Chai Wan next door to the Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) campus at Chai Wan. It is scheduled for completion in 2017/18.

Term Research Assistant I (Environmental Engineering)

Job level Entry
Education Master Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Education / Training > Others
Published On 11/10/2016
ref. O/THEi-FST/TERM_RAI(EE)/10/16

Faculty of Science and Technology

Principal Investigator: Dr. Dickson Yan

Employment Period: 24 months

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator to conduct research and experiments in the areas of sediment bioremediation and nanoparticle transport in the subsurface environment.

Requirements:
The applicants should have a master’s degree, preferably a doctoral degree, in chemical engineering, environmental engineering, environmental science or a closely related field; a research background in soil or sediment bioremediation technology, or sediment microbial fuel cell, and material science and synthesis of nano-adsorbents or nano-photocatalysts; experience in operating analytical equipment such as SEM, XRD, TEM, Raman, XPS and FTIR; and proficiency in both written and spoken English.

Notes:
(1)    The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
(2)    The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 

APPLICATION

(a) Application forms [VTC-1 (Rev. 12/2012)] are available from: (i) G/F., VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong; or (ii) the website http://www.vtc.edu.hk/html/en/career.html.

(b) A completed application form, together with an application letter, full curriculum vitae, postgraduate transcript and two most representing publications, should be sent to The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Room 315, 20A Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, N.T., Hong Kong. Please specify the specialism and the reference of the post.

Closing date for application: 10 November 2016

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed within 24 months.