Department: Gardner Lab
Rank: Postdoctoral Scholar
Annual Basis: 12 Month
Review of Applications Begins
August 29th, 2022; position open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Along with your online application, please upload a CV and cover letter.
The Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is a billion-dollar initiative designed to fast-track scientific discoveries and the process of turning those discoveries into innovations that improve the quality of life for people in Oregon, the nation, and beyond. The Knight Campus will reshape the higher education landscape in Oregon by training the next generations of scientists, forging tighter ties with industry and entrepreneurs, and creating new educational opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.
The Postdoctoral Scholar will be responsible for conducting research and technical activities related to sponsored projects in Dr. Gardner's lab. This position will fabricate devices using two-photon lithography in the Gardner lab and also fabricate thin film devices using CAMCOR facilities; will test devices using a potentiostat and other diagnostic instruments; will collaborate on reporting findings and discoveries in written and verbal form; and will manage, maintain and provide technical expertise for Gardner lab equipment, protocols, and programs.
For the purpose of acquiring additional professional skills needed to pursue a career path in the chosen field, this position will have a formal mentor plan.
• Ph.D. in a relevant physics or engineering field.
• Lab experience in micron-scale device fabrication and testing in a university setting.
• Strong academic record in a major field.
• Demonstrated strong written communications skills.
• Expertise with nanofabrication clean room equipment and facilities.
• Track record of success in device fabrication in industry or university.
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