The Department of Physics and Astronomy at The University of Iowa invites applications for a Research Scientist in exciting research and development of semiconductor infrared optoelectronics / photonics. This is a one-year specified-term position, with possible extension. Duties include:
- Micro- and nano-fabrication of novel device concepts
- Molecular beam epitaxial growth of semiconductor nanostructures
- Device design, testing and characterization
- Writing papers and making presentations
- Assisting with grant and contract applications
The ideal candidate will have a background in optoelectronics, device microfabrication (RIE, e-beam evaporation, photolithography, e-beam lithography), and III-V MBE growth; and excellent writing and communication skills. Experience in characterization techniques such as optical measurements, LIV characterization, electro- and photo-luminescence, x-ray diffraction, Hall measurements, is a plus. Experience with optical design packages is also a plus. A Ph.D. in physics, electrical and computer engineering, optics or related field is required. The initial appointment is for one year with opportunity for renewal based on performance and continuation of funding. Visit https://jprineas.lab.uiowa.edu/ to learn more.
Note: Funding requirements mandate that the individual hired be a U.S. citizen.
Salary: $70,000 – 90,000
Cost-of-living index, Iowa City: https://www.forbes.com/advisor/mortgages/real-estate/cost-of-living-calculator/iowa-city-ia/
Iowa City: https://uiowa.edu/iowa-city
For a full job description, please send an e-mail to the contact listed below.
Position and Application details:
Visit jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #22006217. To be considered for an interview, applicants must upload the following documents and mark them as a “Relevant File” to the submission:
- Cover Letter
Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days and may be removed from posting and filled any time after the original posting period has ended.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check and credential/education verification. Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.
This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization. For additional questions, please contact [email protected].
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