About CityU

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Located in the heart of Hong Kong, CityU has a well-earned reputation as an innovative hub for research and professional education and for addressing global issues and empowering positive change.


[QS] World University Rankings 2022


[QS] "Top 50 under 50" in 2021


[QS] Graduate Employability Rankings 2022

About Our Laboratory

The laboratory focuses on unearthing scientific principles and providing solutions to key problems in Healthcare of Wearable Materials in four major areas: Traditional Chinese medical therapies and their materials, energy materials and healthcare, personal protective equipment against infectious diseases as well as spider silks and their relatives as biomaterials.

As such, we apply advanced methods including custom-made wearable electronics as basic tools to examine materials, their application methods, and particularly their interactions with human body in terms of physical, chemical, biological, physiological and informational relations. From the discoveries and models of basic research, applied investigation, product developments and standardization are envisaged, which can produce societal as well economic impact in addition to scientific advances.


Applicants for the above posts should have Master's degree/ PhD in one of the following disciplines:

English Proficiency Requirements of College of Science and Engineering:

(Please note that individual Departments in the College may adopt a higher standard.)

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship, CityU PhD Scholarship and Postdoctoral Fellow positions are available !