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Core Facility Research Specialist
Employer: University of Iowa
Location: Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Website: https://research.uiowa.edu/office-vice-president-research/open-positions
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible

Organization Description:

The University of Iowa Materials Analysis, Testing, and Fabrication (MATFab) Facility is an Office of the Vice President for Research core resource, offering a wide array of instrumentation to research investigators.

Job Description:

The University of Iowa Materials Analysis, Testing, and Fabrication (MATFab) Facility is an Office of the Vice President for Research core resource, offering a wide array of instrumentation to research investigators.

The MATFab Facility is seeking a Core Facility Research Specialist to: support medium- to ultra-high vacuum, electron emission and detection, deposition, and etching instrumentation for materials fabrication and characterization including e-beam lithography, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), reactive-ion etching, atomic-layer deposition, photolithography, and chemical vapor deposition.

For additional information and a detailed job description, please visit the departmental website at:
https://research.uiowa.edu/office-vice-president-research/open-positions

Requirements:

Education or Equivalency Required
A Master’s degree in a scientific field or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Required Qualifications

·      At least two years of experience with e-beam UHV systems and electronics.
·      Prior experience with maintenance and repair of etching and/or deposition instrumentation, or prior experience in a materials fabrication facility.
·      Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
·      Ability to work independently in a position of increasing responsibility.
·     Demonstrate excellent communication, interpersonal, relationship management skills, including the ability to work well with others.

Desirable Qualifications
·      PhD in a scientific field.
·      Post-degree professional experience of at least one year after the completion of the doctoral degree.
·      Familiarity with electron-beam lithography, reactive-ion etching, atomic layer deposition, chemical vapor deposition methods for micro and nanofabrication processes.
·     Familiarity with Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), analytical techniques and data analysis.

Job Application:
In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must upload the following documents and mark them as a “Relevant File” to the submission:
·     Cover Letter
·     Resume
 
Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days and may be removed from posting and filled any time after the original posting period has ended. Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check. Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.

See requisition # 19004446 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu

Contact Information
·     Organization: Office of the Vice President for Research
·     Contact Name: Sarah Tillman
·     Contact Email: [email protected]
Date Posted: October 14, 2019