Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Physics
Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Physics (25600)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Post-doctoral Fellow in the Department of Physics (Ref: 511299) to commence as soon as possible for one or two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in Physics, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering or equivalent. Research experience in linear/nonlinear photonic/plasmonic experiments and/or fiber optics are welcome. The appointee will be expected to conduct research in theoretical and/or experimental photonics with Dr. Yi Yang, an incoming Assistant Professor of the Department who will start in 2022 spring/summer. Dr. Yang’s research ranges widely in photonics, with a particular emphasis on topological nanophotonics, free electron optics, and nanophotonics at extreme length scales (including 2D and 3D materials). Details can be found at Yi’s homepage (yiy.mit.edu) and google scholar (at https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=X0AwHtgAAAAJ&hl=en).
A 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. and a statement of research interests. They should also send the names and email addresses of 2-3 references to Dr. Yang at email@example.com. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until April 30, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.