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Postdoctoral Researcher, Electrical AFM on Disordered Materials and Devices (#545)

Date Posted:
06/08/2017
Type/Department:
Staff in Physics
Search Status:
Search Is Open - Accepting Applications
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A postdoctoral position is available in the research group of Katherine Aidala, in the Physics department at Mount Holyoke College.  This is a full-time, year-round position with excellent benefits.

The project is to develop an electrical  scanning probe technique to investigate real time charge motion in non-traditional semiconducting thin films like organic electronics, nanocrystal quantum dots, and 2D materials.  Mentored teaching opportunities are available and encouraged for applicants seeking teaching experience in a liberal arts college environment.

The qualified applicant will have a Ph.D. in physics, materials science, electrical engineering, or a related discipline.  Previous experience with transport measurements, device fabrication and characterization, colloidal quantum dots, and/or scanning probe microscopy is preferred.

 Apply online at https://jobs.mtholyoke.edu.  Submit your curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation, and a cover letter that includes a brief description of your research and any teaching interests you may have.  Please arrange to send your two letters of recommendation to Prof. Katherine Aidala, (kaidala@mtholyoke.edu).   A review of applications will begin July 15 and continue until the position is filled.

Mount Holyoke College is a selective liberal arts college for undergraduate women in the

Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, under two hours by car from Boston. Mount

Holyoke is a member of the 5-College Consortium along with Smith, Hampshire, and

Amherst Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, providing a vibrant community of

scholars and scientists and local access to advanced instrumentation and facilities

Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to diversity in education and employment.