University West of England Cardiff County, Wales
Summary We seek a talented, motivated postdoctoral researcher with practical expertise in compound semiconductor processing and/or semiconductor quantum optics to join our team, supported by funding from two large scale national research programmes: the UK Hub in Quantum Computing and Simulation and the Future Compound Semiconductor Manufacturing Hub. The appointee will conduct research in compound semiconductor processing and quantum optics using our newly equipped optical labs and state-of-the-art cleanroom. You will be expected to collaborate closely with partners in both Hubs, publish work in high-quality journals, promote our work at international conferences and contribute to the activities of the Institute for Compound Semiconductors and School of Engineering. This post is full time (35 hours per week), available immediately and fixed term for 2 years. Salary: £33,797 - £40,322 per annum (Grade 6) For informal enquiries about the post please contact Dr Anthony Bennett [email protected] For informal enquiries about working at Cardiff School of Engineering please contact [email protected] Date advert posted: Thursday, 31 October 2019 Closing date: Sunday, 1 December 2019 The School of Engineering holds an Athena SWAN Bronze Award that recognises good employment practice and a commitment to develop the careers of women working in science. Cardiff University is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. For this vacancy we actively encourage women to apply. We will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share opportunities.