The Han Lab at Nankai University seeks applicants for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctor, and faculty positions. Creative and energetic individuals who show extraordinary interest and enthusiasm in the areas of separation materials and devices for energy, environment, and sustainability will be considered. As exemplified by our group culture, the lab values diversity, equity, inclusion, creativity, and collaboration.

Position description

Admitted undergraduate students – Please feel free to contact Prof. Han Gang ( to discuss research interests, potential projects, and part-time laboratory internships.

Graduate students – The Han Lab is recruiting energetic applicants with an extraordinary education and research background in material science, chemistry, and environmental engineering for Masters and PhD Programs at Nankai University. Please feel free to contact Prof. Han Gang (

Prospective postdoctoral scholars – While funding situations are constantly changing, prospective scholars with training in chemistry, materials science, environmental science and engineering, and related fields are encouraged to submit applications. Those with training in (1) organic chemistry, including polymer and covalent organic framework synthesis, (2) inorganic chemistry, including synthesis and characterization of metal–organic frameworks, and (3) membrane- and adsorption-based separations are particularly encouraged to apply, although applications in other sub-specializations will also be considered.

To inquire about available positions and to submit an application, please contact Prof. Han Gang ( and include the following information:

–       Your most recently updated CV

–       Cover letter indicating research interests

–       Research proposal (if you have one)