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Postdoctoral Position in Low-Dimensional Materials

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position at Michigan State University

  • Closing soon
  • Closing date: 30 Jul 2021
  • United States | Michigan State University
  • Date posted: 01 Jul 2021
  • Job type: Academic: postdoc
  • Disciplines: Materials science  | Condensed matter 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position at Michigan State Univeristy working in Prof. Pengpeng Zhang’s research laboratory.  The initial appointment is for one year, but renewal may be possible for up to two additional years depending on the performance and funding availability. The starting date is expected to be in August 2021.


Experimental condensed matter with an emphasis on molecular beam epitaxial growth and scanning probe microscopy/spectroscopy studies of two-dimensional organic and inorganic heterostructures at Michigan State University.


Ph.D. in Physics, Materials Science or related field. Experience in the following areas is desirable: molecular beam epitaxy, low-temperature scanning tunneling microscopy/spectroscopy, non-contact atomic force microscopy, and ultra-high vacuum technology. The candidate will have proven ability to independently solve problems, design and conduct experiments, and good communication and collaboration skills.


Due June 30, 2021. Late submissions will be considered until the position is filled. Application materials, including a cover letter and curriculum vitae with a list of three references, should be uploaded to using the posting number 703096.

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.


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