Research Fellow (Metal Oxide TFT and Biosensors Fabrication)

10 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Prof Aaron Thean’s lab in ECE Department of National University of Singapore is looking for a Research Fellow to support project related to metal oxide TFT as well as biosensors fabrication.

The selected candidate is expected to:

  • Optimize the fabrication technology for TFT based on metal oxide materials (ZnO, IGZO, SnO)
  •  Have knowledge in engineering and chemistry to design, develop, and test sensor devices (i.e., human wearable biomarker sensor, environmental sensors for water and gas quality monitoring etc.), as well as to evaluate efficiency and effectiveness of the materials or device and understand their working principles.
  • Have knowledge in surface functionalization process and experience in coating optimization for sensors. 
  • Develop fabrication processes using sputtering, electron-beam deposition, electron beam lithography, photolithography, dry and wet etching
  • Characterize materials and nanodevices using XRD, SEM, TEM, AFM, XPS, Raman spectroscopy, electrical parameter analysers

Interested applicants should send their motivation letter, curriculum vitae, and publication list via email to Dr Evgeny Zamburg ( or Ms Hephzibah (


  • Ph.D degree in Electrical Engineering, from a recognised University/Institute. 
  • Experience in clean room nanofabrication and characterisation processes
  • Excellent written and spoken communication especially in writing and presentation skills. 
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work with various stakeholders.
  • Meticulous, able to work well under pressure and commitment to meet tight deadlines
  • Open to fixed term contract

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More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: College of Design and Engineering
Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID:17413

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