Welcome to the Lee Research Group!

We are a research group in the School of Energy and Environment at the City University of Hong Kong. We are especially interested in addressing biological questions related to energy, environment and human health. We work at the interface of fundamental microbial sciences, biotechnology and engineering. Our research strives to clarify the functions of microbes that are present in different systems.

News: Postdoctoral Researcher Opportunity

Our research group is currently recruiting a postdoctoral fellow who has experience in the area of microbial physiology, metabolism or systems microbiology. The successful candidate will be involved in an interdisciplinary project studying the functions of bacteria in microbial communities.

A recent Ph.D. in environmental microbiology, microbial sciences, molecular biology, systems microbiology or a related discipline. Candidates should be familiar with next-generation sequencing data, genome analysis, and advanced molecular techniques. Knowledge in bioinformatics programming is not required but would be beneficial. Strong oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team are essential.

To apply please submit your CV to Patrick Lee at <>. Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Contract duration is for one year and can be renewed subject to performance. For more information, please email Patrick Lee.

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.

12 Jun 2015