Post doctoral position in Optical Spectroscopy Nanostructures - [ Postdoc ]

Workplace: Genova, IIT
Added on: 16/05/2017 - Expires on: 01/06/2017

Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT ( is opening a senior post-doctoral position in optical spectroscopy of nanostructures.

A PhD in  Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science or Materials Engineering  is required.

Candidates must have outstanding track record in optical spectroscopy of semiconductor nanostructures and novel materials, such as luminescence,  fluorescence, absorption,  non-linear  phenomena,  spatially  resolved spectroscopy, low temperature spectroscopy etc.  

Consolidated skills in picosecond time resolved luminescence are also required.

The research  program  aims at  the study  and characterization of  the electronic and  optical properties of  nanostructures fabricated by  different methods, including colloidal chemistry and  nanofabrication,  polymer structures  and new materials. 

To apply (deadline is June 1, 2017) please send a cover letter outlining experience and qualifications for the position, CV and names of 2 referees to quoting “Post-Doc position in Optical Spectroscopy Nanostructures CB 73812” in the subject line.

IIT was established in 2003 and successfully created a large-scale infrastructure in Genova and a network of 10 state-of-the-art laboratories countrywide with an international staff of about 1500 people from more than 50 countries. IIT research endeavour focuses on high-tech and innovation, representing the forefront of technology with possible application from medicine to industry, computer science, robotics, life sciences and nano-biotechnologies.

In order to comply with Italian law (art. 23 of Privacy Law of the Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/03), the candidate is kindly asked to give his/her consent to allow IIT to process his/her personal data. 

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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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