Job Opportunity: A Full Professor Position at Macau University of Science and Technology

Dear Colleagues,

The State Key Laboratory of Lunar and Planetary Sciences at Macau University of Science and Technology ( is seeking a highly motivated researcher at the level of Full Professor in the area of planetary chemistry.

A successful candidate should have a PhD or equivalent in a relevant discipline
with an excellent level of experience in that discipline as well as an  excellent oral/writing communicative and interpersonal skill in English.

The successful applicant should be able to develop his/her research programme, build his/her own research group, conduct his/her research that is recognized internationally for its originality and significance, lead peer reviewed journal publications, apply for his/her research funding, and contribute to the success of the State Key Laboratory.

The State Key Laboratory will help the applicant to build his/her own research group and
reach his/her full potential by providing a start-up package that includes the 2 million USD for new laboratory equipment, the appointment of an assistant professor in his/her group  and the fund for a post-doctoral research fellow and a PhD studentship for his/her group.

Macau University of Science and Technology is a highly ranked, rapidly rising university
(ranked 21th among more than 2500 universities in the region in the year of 2018) while
the State Key Laboratory  plays a major leading role in the university and the region.

At the present time, the  State Key Laboratory has about 20 academic staff, 30 research staff and 40 postgraduate students. The official language adopted in the State Key Laboratory is primarily English, together with Mandarin.

For informal inquiries, please contact Professor M. Zhu at [email protected] or [email protected] (Tel: +853 88972024),
State Key Laboratory of Lunar and Planetary Sciences, Macau University of Science and Technology, Avenida Wai Long, Taipa, Macau