Postdoctoral Associate, Hu Lab – MIT

POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, Materials Science and Engineering (DMSE), to join the laboratory of Professor Juejun Hu. Will perform interdisciplinary and collaborative research on high-performance photonic interconnects for next-generation data centers.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a Ph.D. (or its equivalent) in electrical engineering, optical engineering, physics, materials science, or closely related field; and a strong background in semiconductor optoelectronic device physics and microfabrication. Experience in III-V (or Si) photonic device processing, photonic integration, and optical device characterization are strongly preferred. Job #14561

In addition to applying on-line, please submit a CV, cover letter, one-page statement of research accomplishments and career goals, and contact information for three references to Prof. Juejun Hu at Please note “MIT Photonics Postdoc Opening” in the e-mail subject title.

This position is expected to start immediately. The initial appointment will be for one year, with the possibility for renewal depending upon availability of funds.


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