The PicoForce Lab lead by Professor Riedo (https://www.picoforcelab.org/) at NYU Tandon School of Engineering is seeking to hire a Post Doctoral Researcher/Post Doctoral Associate/Research Scientist to join an exciting project on nanofabrication and nanomechanics of graphene and 2D materials.
New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States, and the Tandon School of Engineering, located in Brooklyn, in a fast growing Engineering school with a focus on nanotechnology, biotechnology, urban engineering, and wireless technologies.
This project involves collaborations with different groups at NYU, CUNY, and Columbia University. Candidates will be responsible for performing state of the art research in thermal scanning probe lithography (t-SPL) with a NanoFrazor, training other users with the NanoFrazor, maintaining this instrument, and conducting nanomechanics experiments on graphene. The successful candidate will be driven, creative and team-oriented with a passion for developing biomaterials.
We are seeking individuals with a strong background in physics, engineering, and/or materials design, and/or related field. Experience with epitaxial graphene is a must. We welcome applicants from recent PhDs, and individuals seeking additional postdoctoral training. Eligible candidates will be required to present eligibility to work in the United States.
Tandon faculty and students are at the forefront of the high-tech start-up culture in New York City and have access to NYU's Global Network University. The NYU Tandon School of Engineering is deeply committed to excellence in teaching and learning. Tandon fosters student and faculty innovation and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, a current CV and a list of three references with complete contact information.
Review of applications will begin as soon as possible and will continue until the position is filled.
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