Postdoctoral Research Associate

first_imgDiversity Statement:Florida Polytechnic University is an equal opportunity/equal accessinstitution. It is the policy of the Board of Trustees to provideequal opportunity for employment and educational opportunities toall (including applicants for employment, employees, applicants foradmission, students, and others affiliated with the University)without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, sex,religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status,veteran status or genetic information.Special Instructions Regarding Attachments:Required attachments are listed on each posting. Please besure to attach all required documents in the Resume/CV field beforecontinuing through the application. Once your applicationhas been submitted, no changes may be made and additionalattachments will not be considered.An unofficial copy of the degree/transcript is acceptable duringthe application process. For positions requiring a degree, theofficial transcripts are required upon hire.Foreign Transcript: Transcripts issued outside of the United Statesrequire a equivalency statement from a certified transcriptevaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of anaccredited institution within the USA. This report must be attachedwith the application and submitted by the applicationdeadline.All document(s) must be received on or before the closing date ofthe job announcements.This position requires a background check, which may includea level II screening as required by the Florida Statute§435.04. PhD in Engineering, Physics, Nanotechnology or MaterialsScience.Two years of experience in the discipline that includesexperimental and/or numerical research work in a field closelyrelated to the application of graphene. Expertise in optoelectronic devices fabrication andcharacterization is an essential requirement, as demonstrated bypublications in journals.Experience in handling collaborations within research projects,including reporting and attendance to project meetings is alsoimportant. Postdoctoral Research AssociateJob Description SummaryNew applications of graphene and other hybrid relatedmaterialsTeam led by Dr. Nicoleta HickmanThe Sustainability and Renewable Energy Laboratory from FloridaPolytechnic University has an opening for a Postdoctoral ResearchAssociate to perform multidisciplinary research that explores newapplications of graphene and other hybrid related materials. Thecandidate will assist the existent research team led by Dr.Nicoleta Hickman in the design, fabrication, characterization, andoptimization of graphene and hybrid based optoelectronic devices. Arequirement is the ability to continually update knowledge in thespecialist area via the technical literature, engage in continuousprofessional development, and strong self-direction in terms ofmanaging short term deadlines and long term project goals.Job DescriptionSPECIFIC JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: DESIRED / PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATION: Design and build experimental tests,Device design, fabrication, characterization, andoptimizationProvide a full data analysis and interpretation of the data,using a variety of analytical and computational tools.Interaction with research teams from Florida Poly and researchagenciesMentoring and training of graduate and undergraduatestudentsPresenting scientific findings at conferencesPreparing and publishing scientific findings in peer-reviewedjournalsPreparing and filing patent applications on new inventions Commensurate with experience and qualifications APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE: Positions are open until filled (or recruitment cancelled).Review of applications will begin immediately and continue untilthe positions are filled.Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to workin the United States. This proof must be provided prior toemployment at the University. An appointment is not final untilproof is provided. APPLICATION PROCESS : All Applicants are required to uploadthe following documents (combine all documents in one file ifpossible, 5MB max or five attachments): Cover letter and Curriculum VitaeStatement of Research InterestsList of three professional references (name and contactinformation) EXPECTED STARTING SALARY:last_img