Research Fellow, Materials Science/Electrical and Electronics Engineering

6 days left

18 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
18 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

NTU-Continental Corporate Lab invites applications for the position of Research Fellow to develop haptic devices and morphing surfaces using electroactive polymers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading industrial focused R&D projects
  • Mentoring PhD students and other research staff involved in the project
  • Continuous contact and reporting to industrial collaborators 
  • Performing detailed study on the current state-of-the-art technology
  • Engage in materials selection on EAPs and nanomaterials suitable for targeted applications
  • Fabrication and material characterization on EAP/Nanomaterials composites
  • Fabrication and characterization of haptic devices and morphing surfaces based on developed materials
  • Preparing technical reports and publication of results in high impact factor journals
  • Preparing proposals and participating in public grant calls

Job Requirements:

  • PhD degree or equivalent in Materials Science or Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Minimum five years of experience in R&D environment
  • Project management and six sigma knowledge are highly desirable
  • Experience in leading and delivering industry R&D projects
  • Strong background in nanomaterial growth and characterization methods
  • Experience in chemical vapour deposition process for nanomaterial growth
  • Solid background on materials characterization techniques
  • Industrial experience or close collaboration with private sector on topics related to the project is desirable
  • Previous experience on mentoring PhD students is desirable
  • Good publication record
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work independently with external agencies and lead/facilitate projects with minimal supervision
  • Contribution to Journal/Conference papers with good presentation skills

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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