Postdoctoral Associate

Updated: 15 days ago
Location: Cambridge, MASSACHUSETTS
Job Type: FullTime

POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, Mechanical Engineering, to join the research group of Professor Jeehwan Kim .  Themes include the development of epitaxy on graphene and peel-off (2D material based layer transfer, 2DLT) for the microLED process.  Research will be carried out at MIT’s Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL) and Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE).  Will be responsible for performing epitaxial growth of the types of films described above, characterizing epilayers, and fabricating optoelectronic devices.

REQUIRED: a Ph.D., preferably in materials science, electrical engineering, or a related field; and hands-on experience in MBE or MOCVD systems, optoelectronic device fabrication, and instrumentation. Those with experience in LED display technology with epitaxy experience will receive first priority in hiring. Good written and verbal communication skills are a must. Seek a highly motivated individual who has a passion for fundamental research leading to high-impact applications. Must be able to work with a multidisciplinary group of students and faculty. Job #14675

In addition to applying online via the MIT HR website with a brief summary of research interests and a CV that includes a list of publications, please submit those documents along with three representative publications and the names and contact information for three references who can attest to your ability and potential to Prof. Jeehwan Kim at


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

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