KR-21 Researcher -Thermoelectric Materials and Micro-devices
Contract: Full Time/Fixed Term
One postdoctoral position is available in the Advanced Energy Materials group (Advanced-Energy-Materials/) at the Tyndall National Institute under the supervision of Dr. Kafil M. Razeeb. This is a funded position for 1 year.
The aim of this project is to fabricate thin film thermoelectric materials by electroplating or other fab-compatible techniques. The research will include the development of novel nanostructured thin film based on chalcogenides, investigating the electronic, thermal and thermoelectric properties of the thin films. The goal is to increase the efficiency of the material by tuning its elemental composition and microstructure.
This is a highly collaborative project between the groups at Tyndall National Institute which is funded by European Commission under the Horizon 2020 ICT programme.
The successful applicant will work as part of a multidisciplinary research team, which has a focus in the development of thermoelectric materials and Micro-thermoelectric generator on Si platform.
The research/duties of this particular position will involve elements of the following:
Required Skills and experience:
Appointment may be made on the IUA Scale for Post-Doctoral Researchers €37,873 - €45,041 pa. Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy.
Informal enquiries concerning these positions can be made to Dr. Kafil M. Razeeb (email@example.com).
Step 1 - Click here to download and complete the application form and indicate Job Reference KR-21.
Step 2 - Return the completed application form, together with your CV, motivation letter, and include list of publications, the names of two referees and any relevant publication to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Handwritten forms will not be accepted.
Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.
The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.
At this time, Tyndall National Institute does not require the assistance of recruitment agencies.
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