Job Details
Posting Date
21/02/2023 Expiry Date 21/03/2023 Job Reference Number: 2072-2023-02-21T15:08:42
Postdoc – Perovskite Solar Cells
Category Research
College Departments
Department Rise - Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering
Job Purpose

The Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering (RISE) is seeking to hire a postdoc researcher. The researcher will work within the Center for Advanced Materials Research (CAMR) and will assist its members with related research projects. The researcher shall be responsible to:

  • build and enhance the capacity and capability of the advanced material (Perovskite) solar cell research team,
  • operate a glove box, thermal evaporator and sun simulator,
  • synthesize the materials needed to produce basic perovskite solar cells and then work on enhancing their stability and performance, 
  • collect and analyze the necessary data and write technical reports and papers.  

Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Assist the Perovskite solar-cell research team of CAMR.
  • Work on a base-line Perovskite solar-cell (including design, fabrication, and testing) according to latest state-of-the-art reports.
  • Run experimental procedures and collect data.
  • Manage and develop pertinent experimental techniques and instrumentation.
  • Train research assistants/graduate students.
  • Publish research results and present them in conferences and meetings.
  • Follow all university policies and regulations for safe working procedures.
  • Perform other relevant duties as requested by the director of CAMR.

Job Specific Accountabilities --
Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience
  • PhD in material science or related fields.
  • Experience in material characterization (SEM/TEM, XRD, UPS/XPS, Photoluminescence, Raman, AFM)
  • Knowledge in semiconductor/device physics.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

  • Prior scholarly publications and research experience in the field of Perovskite solar cells
  • Experience in nanomaterial and/or thin film synthesis and characterization 
  • Project management
  • Good communication and writing skills in English

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 2-4 years
Living In UAE Open for all
Nationality All
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