Vacancies - Volunteering - Studentship - Collaborations

The Marine Futures Lab offers numerous opportunities to local and international students or scientists.

Come join us as a volunteer, RHD candidate, Post-doctoral fellow or visiting scientist. Take a look below for some exciting possibilities and current vacancies. 

Volunteering and Exchange

As a dynamic lab, we work on multiple projects. We always welcome some extra helping hand on field and in the laboratory. 

Alternatively, if you wish to undertake your final year project or work with us as part of an international exchange, we can offer various possibilities on new or existing projects

Contact us and let's make it happen.


New RHD and Post-doctoral positions are regularly posted below. 

Additionally, if you have a research idea that you wish to explore, do not hesitate to discuss it with us. 

Post-doctoral Researcher/Senior Research Assistant in the Marine Futures Lab, Swire Institute of Marine Science

Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Researcher/Senior Research Assistant in the Marine Futures Laboratory ( at the Swire Institute of Marine Science (SWIMS) to commence by before September 2020 for two years.
The successful applicant will lead a funded research project to map remnant oyster habitats in Hong Kong and document the biodiversity associated with these habitats using both traditional and molecular techniques. The project is a partnership between the Marine Futures Laboratory and The Nature Conservancy HK, meaning there are opportunities to design and implement additional research into the biology and ecology of oysters and the potential for oyster reef restoration in HK. Click below for full position description:

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