Open Positions

We are actively looking for candidates for the following positions. We want to help change the face of graduate and postdoctoral research, and strive to offer a livable salary, good work/life balance, and job stability.

Our group strongly supports and believes in the strength of diversity and inclusion and strives for equality, and are trying to increase the racial and geographic diversity, as well as the gender diversity, of our research group.

PhD Candidate (two positions)

Positions to start in January or May, 2022

The research for this PhD candidate position is focused on discovering novel ALD processes, starting with precursor synthesis and characterization, through deposition and process optimization and thin film characterization. The goal of this research is to discover the fundamental surface chemistry that drives ALD, and the targets will often be metal thin films.

International candidates require a completed MSc degree in chemistry, while domestic candidates require a BSc (honours) degree in chemistry. Strong synthetic skills or experience are a definite asset.

Please send a Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter to Seán summarizing three things:

1. A description of research accomplishments
2. A description of work and educational experience
3. Contact information of at least two referees

Positions will start January 1, 2022, and May 1, 2022, and have 4 years of guaranteed funding.