Postdoctoral Appointee - MSD Emerging Materials Group
Job posting number: #7161684 (Ref:416355)
Posted: August 12, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Materials Science Division is seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Associate to join our Emerging Materials Group. This exciting research project focuses on the study of new quantum materials, with a primary emphasis on superconductors. As a key member of the team, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the exploratory synthesis and crystal growth of various material systems. Additionally, the position involves conducting comprehensive characterizations through structural, optical, magnetic, and electrical property measurements.
- Conduct independent research in the field of quantum materials, with a specific focus on superconductors. The primary work involves exploratory synthesis and crystal growth of novel materials.
- Conduct detailed structural, optical, magnetic, and electrical property measurements to analyze and characterize the synthesized materials.
- Collaborate and work closely with an interdisciplinary team of chemists, physicists, and materials scientists to achieve project objectives.
- Analyze and interpret experimental data and contribute to research publications and presentations.
- Stay updated with the latest advancements in the field of quantum materials and superconductors.
- Ph.D. in Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry, or a related field, with a strong background in the study of quantum materials or superconductors; received within the last 3 years or upcoming year
- Proven expertise in exploratory synthesis and crystal growth techniques.
- Experience with structural, optical, magnetic, and electrical property characterization methods.
- Demonstrated ability to independently conduct experimental research and analyze complex data.
- Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented, interdisciplinary environment.
- A track record of research publications and contributions to the field is desirable.
- Openness to learning and exploring new material systems and techniques.
- Ability to model Argonne’s core values of impact, safety, respect, integrity, and teamwork.
Job FamilyPostdoctoral Family
Job ProfilePostdoctoral Appointee
Worker TypeLong-Term (Fixed Term)
Time TypeFull time
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