Post-doctoral Fellow in Experimental Surface and Materials Sciences
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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Physics (25600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in Experimental Surface and Materials Sciences in the Department of Physics (Ref.: 493751), to commence as soon as possible for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Physics. Experience in surface studies of crystalline films, such as growth by molecular-beam epitaxy, characterizations by scanning probe microscopy and spectroscopy, and photoemission spectroscopy is highly desirable. The appointee will work with Professor Maohai Xie to pursue research in two-dimensional and other quantum materials. Applicants who are in the process of completing a Ph.D. degree in Physics will also be considered.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a cover letter and a list of publications. Applicants should also arrange three recommendation letters to be sent to Professor Xie (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) directly by the referees. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until May 31, 2019, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.