Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job description

Position Title:

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Vacancy ID:



Applied Physical Sciences - 318100

Position Type:

Postdoctoral Scholar

Salary Range:

Dependent on Qualifications


Full Time

Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

12 Months

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Open Until Filled:


Work Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Summary:

The candidate will conduct research in perovskite solar cells development to achieve high efficiency and long stability with a long-term goal of commercializing the technology. The candidate will collaborate with industry and national labs to meet the milestones. Although device performance is the goal of the research in many projects, fundamental understanding is the soul of our research. Huang group has state of art facility with recently renovated labs which includes four research rooms for material synthesis, material characterization, device fabrication, scaling up, optical and electronic measurements.

Educational Requirements:

PhD in STEM field

Qualifications and Experience:

The candidates should have solid academic background in inorganic chemistry, material science, or solid-state physics. The candidate should have direct experience in metal halide perovskites and solar cells. The candidates should have evidence of academic excellence, good communication skills, collaborative working attitude, and independent thinking capability.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Job No:
Posted: 4/18/2021
Application Due: 5/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time