Postdoctoral Associate

Employer
University of Colorado Boulder
Location
Colorado, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Sep 21, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time


Job Summary

The Quantum Nanophotonics Group in the Applied Physics Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, has an opening for a postdoctoral researcher in the area of experimental semiconductor lasers and integrated photonics.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

The Professional Research Experience Program (PREP) is a special partnership between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Colorado Boulder. PREP provides research opportunities to CU undergraduate and graduate students, as well as researchers with a Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. in NIST labs to gain research experience alongside NIST scientists.

The particular group that needs a researcher is the Quantum Nanophotonics Group under the Applied Physics Division at NIST.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Design, model, fabricate and measure narrow-linewidth semiconductor lasers integrated with nonlinear optics.

What We Can Offer

The annual salary range for this position is market-based, highly competitive, and will be based upon relevant background and experience.

Benefits

The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits , including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder .

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What We Require

  • Ph.D. in electrical engineering, physics, or a related field.
  • Experience with the optical characterization of semiconductor lasers or other optoelectronic devices.
  • Strong publication record.
  • Programming skills with Matlab and/or Python.


What You Will Need

Phenomenal written and verbal communication skills.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter

During the application process, you will need to enter contact information for 1 reference and we will request a letter of recommendation from them immediately upon application.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Lisa Valencia

Posting Contact Email: recruitprep@colorado.edu


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