Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Functional & Soft Materials (FUNSOM) Soochow University
Our laboratory is located in Suzhou, a city just 30 minutes from Shanghai by high speed train. The Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) is a new district full of universities, research institutes, start-up companies and multinational branch offices, which provides an excellent environment for collaboration and technology transfer. The SIP offers a wide range of services for facilitating the integration of foreign scientists, and the population density is much lower than in bigger cities. Our group has experience hosting western visiting scientists and will provide support on the visa application process. Please visit www.lanzalab.com
A position as postdoctoral fellow in the field of micro and nano electronics is available at Soochow University (Suzhou, China). The selected candidate will work on the fabrication characterization and/or simulation of micro- and nano- electronic devices, specially focused on non-volatile memories, such as resistive random access memories. The selected candidate will have full access to AFM, SEM, TEM, Probestation, as well as ALD, CVD, Electron-beam evaporator and photolithography. Therefore, experience on these equipments will be highly valued. We will also provide a team of 1-3 graduate students for helping with the easiest experiments. The selected candidate is also expected to supervise the research of the master students and review the experiments and research articles. This research project is developed in collaboration with Stanford University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and opportunities for academic exchange as well as participation in international conferences may be offered based on productivity. The salary offered will range between 150,000 and 200,000 CNY (from 23,584 to 31,446 USD) per year, depending on the value of the candidate. For reference, a full equipped apartment in Suzhou costs ~3000 CNY/month, meals in the university ~15 CNY and high speed train ticket to Shanghai 39 CNY.
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