Post Doc position in Swinburne’s School of Science, Australia

Designation/Position- Post Doc position

Swinburne’s School of Science, Australia invites application for Post Doc position from eligible and interested candidates.

About- Swinburne’s emphasis is on high quality, engaged teaching and research in science, technology, business, design and innovation – teaching and research that makes a difference in the lives of individuals and contributes to national economic and social objectives. 

Research/Job Area-Physics, optical engineering/technology, bio-sensors/microscopy, solar cells discipline or a related field

Location-Swinburne’s School of Science, Australia

Eligibility/Qualification- To be successful in the role, you will have:

• An earned doctoral qualification in physics, optical engineering/technology, bio-sensors/microscopy, solar cells discipline or a related field
• Strong publications in broad optical science and nanotechnology areas especially optical devices and measurement methods or nano-/micro-fabrication/printing.
• Strong capability to win research fund projects or demonstrated record of research funding.
• Demonstrated capability or research potential to engage with industry, business and/or government

A full list of the selection criteria is available within the position description

Job/Position Description- Swinburne’s School of Science teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Physics and Biomedical Engineering. We have an agenda of building a strong research culture that includes international collaboration, competitive grants and high quality publications. 

We currently have a newly created vacancy for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. 

In this role, you will undertake original research in the general area of physics (optics, lasers, microscopy, optical waveguides) and nanotechnology. You will be expected to make original and innovative contributions to the advancement of research in the field such as optical sensors, bio-medical optical applications, micro-/nano-photonics, 3D laser fabrication/printing, astronomy instrumentation. 

You will have the following principal roles:

(i) develop, conduct and advance innovative research within the field of optical physics (0205) and nanotechnology (10007). Top quality publications at prestigious venues are expected.
(ii) assist the Center for Micro-Photonics in developing and growing their success rate in obtaining nationally competitive grants;
(iii) assist with the supervision and mentorship of postgraduate students; and
(iv) assist with the development of joint research programs between Swinburne University and local industries, in particular (but not limited to) healthcare industry and defence.
  • Physics focussed Post Doc position
  • School of Science
  • $94,910-$112,364 + 17% super, 2 year contract

• Physics focussed Post Doc position
• School of Science
• $94,910-$112,364 + 17% super, 2 year contract

How to Apply-To view the position description or to start an application click on apply’ at the bottom of this page and submit a resume, cover letter and response to the Key Selection Criteria, as listed in the Position Description.

Please do not email or send paper applications, all applications must be submitted online.

For Contact- Professor Saulius Juodkazis (Head of Nanotechnology Facility) via [email protected]

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on [email protected] 

Last Date for Apply1 October 2018

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