Postdoctoral Research Associate | Wyant College of Optical Sciences
April 6, 2023
|Department||James C Wyant Coll Optical Sci|
|Department Website Link||https://www.optics.arizona.edu/|
|Address||Tucson, AZ USA|
|Position Highlights||The James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences, University of Arizona is seeking to fill a Postdoctoral Research Associate position. Candidates should have a strong background in experimental photonic and phononic microsystems. Desirable skills and background include: knowledge of classical and quantum optics, knowledge of classical and quantum acoustics, experience with microfabrication, experience with RF MEMS, experience with characterization of photonic and phononic microsystems, and an overall strong background in experimental physics. The candidate will work under the supervision of Prof. Matt Eichenfield at the University of Arizona, along with a team of graduate students, postdocs, and scientists with theoretical and experimental backgrounds, in topics surrounding photonic and phononic information processing for classical and quantum applications.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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|Duties & Responsibilities||
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Rate of Pay||DOE|
|Compensation Type||salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)|
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Target Hire Date||4/3/2023|
|Expected End Date|
|Contact Information for Candidates||Stacy Marquardt
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Documents Needed to Apply||Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter|
|Special Instructions to Applicant|
|Diversity Statement||At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As a Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.|