Job ID: 154418

Joint postdoc-fellowship of Cambridge/UIUC/UCLA and Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University/Cambridge

  • Feb. 19, 2021
  • Joint postdoc-fellowship of Cambridge/UIUC/UCLA and Zhejiang University
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Zhejiang University/Cambridge
    Hangzhou/Cambridge, Zhejiang
  • Open until filled
  • Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Physics - General
This fellowship position is a joint-appointment with University of Cambridge/UIUC/UCLA and Zhejiang University.
The associated research team is actively collaborating with top researchers University of Cambridge, University of Illinois at Urbana &Champaign, and UCLA.

Zhejiang University (ranked TOP 3 in China) invites qualified applicants for the 2019 Distinguished Postdoc Research Fellowship. The research position is in the area of solid-state physics, 2D materials and nano-devices. The Research Fellow and Research professor can serve as Principal Investigator for NSFC project.

The fellowship will support the postdocs/research assistant professor to do research in Cambridge/UIUC/UCLA for one year, which depends on the detail research project requirements. The postdoc fellow will be co-advised by one senior Professor from Cambridge/UIUC/UCLA and one senior professor from Zhejiang University.

We seek candidates with PhD degree in physics, engineering, material sciences, chemistry or a related field.

Mandatary Qualifications: The candidate should have a PhD degree from a University with TOP 100 World Ranking for the application qualification.

Qualifications (Not necessary but preferred):
•     Solid understanding in semiconductor physics, chemistry, solid-state devices, and photodetectors
•     Hands-on experience in 2D nanomaterials, nano-sensors, or optoelectronic devices
•     Ability to conduct high-quality independent research
•     Excellent track record in research publication
•     Clean-room experience: a great plus

Salary, Compensation and Benefits:
•     Annual salary: RMB 250,000--300,000 ( = US$ $40000--45,000 )
•     Housing subsidized by the university, tax-refund (for a non-Chinese citizen) and other fringe benefits
•     After three years of research, qualified candidate can be promoted to a tenure-track assistant professor
Application Materials:
Please email the following materials to
•     CV
•     3-5 Representative journal papers
•     Copy of Ph.D. Thesis (if graduated)
•     Contact information of four references

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Contact Information

  • Prof. Yang Xu
    Electrical Engineering
    Zhejiang University
    Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province 310027

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