Research Fellow - Nanophotonics Group

Country: United Kingdom;

City: Southampton

Vacancy added: 31.07.2019

Employer: University of Southampton

Resumes due: 03.09.2019


You must have a PhD or equivalent professional qualifications and experience in Physics or Materials Science along with hands-on experience in cleanroom fabrications (ideally within the use of focused ion beam milling). Experience of modelling, designing and characterisation of NEMS or NEMS-based metamatersials/plasmonic devices is highly desirable as is interdisciplinary research experience in functional materials and/or opto-mechanics.  A track record in publishing peer-reviewed international journal papers would be advantageous.  You will demonstrate good communication skills and the ability to work in a team.  

Applications for Research Fellow positions will be considered from candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD qualification. The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon successful completion of the PhD. Prior to the qualification being awarded the title of Senior Research Assistant will be given.

Please send informal enquires with a CV to Dr. Vassili Fedotov, (

Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Farrance (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 2507. Please quote reference 1165919PN on all correspondence.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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