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Research Associate (Fixed Term)

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 24 months in the first instance.

This position is for a post-doctoral Research Associate to work in Professor Judith Driscoll's research group -

The work will be conducted under an EPSRC funded project on high quality p-type oxides for flexible CMOS devices. The project is in collaboration Prof. Andrew Flewitt

in Electrical Engineering -

and with the company PragmatIC -

The successful applicant will be required to undertake thin film growth using atmospheric pressure spatial ALD, as well as equipment development. It is aimed to develop an enabling oxide thin film manufacturing technology/new processing methodology to enhance the level of crystallinity in the low-temperature-grown films.

The project will also involve extensive materials and physical property characterization, as well as TFT device fabrication and testing.

The position is available for 24 months in the first instance from the 1st September 2017. Candidates should have a PhD and a strong background in applied physics/ materials science or closely related subject.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Applications, including a curriculum vitae, a research statement and two letters of recommendation should be submitted in support of the application.

A list of publications should also be uploaded with your application.

Please quote reference LJ11942 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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