Postdoctoral Fellowships in Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Semiconductor in Saudi Arabia

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The Division of Physical Science & Engineering at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) is inviting applications for the Postdoctoral Research Positions in the Semiconductors and Materials Spectroscopy Laboratory for the academic year 2022/2023.



The fellow should have Ph.D. in physics or a related discipline and has worked on ultrafast spectroscopy.

Academic Field(s):
Time-resolved spectroscopy
Ultrafast laser
Optical spectroscopy (Photoluminescence, PL excitation, photo-excitation…etc)
electroluminescence (EL)
Inorganic semiconductor, such as III-Nitride semiconductors (GaN, AlN and InN)

Needed qualifications:

  • A doctorate in a relevant discipline area, such as Physics, electric engineering, materials science and optoelectronics.
  • Demonstrated experience in optical spectroscopy, mainly ultrafast lasers, oscillations and other optical components
  • Demonstrated experience on inorganic semiconductor and nanostructures
  • A solid theoretical background in the area of optoelectronic devices.
  • High level written and oral communication skills with the ability to represent the research team at national and international conferences.
  • A high level of self-motivation, professional competence and a good command of oral and written English, PC skills, the ability to work in a team as well as alone, and good organizational skills are essential.
  • A record of publications in quality, peer-reviewed journals.

Other: Good English language verbal and written reporting skills.

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Remuneration will be competitive, and commensurate with the applicant's qualifications and experience. In addition, the appointment includes the following benefits:

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Application Instructions

Application Material:

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Further information:
Please send your application documents in full (cover letter, CV, certificates, publication list, references, etc.) online or by email.
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