Postdoctoral Research Associate

  • Princeton Institute of Materials
  • Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
  • Jul 09, 2021
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences Postdoctoral Positions

Job Description


Princeton Institute of Materials invites applicants for postdoctoral or more senior research positions. Individuals with evidence of experience in scholarly research and a strong commitment to excellence in education are encouraged to apply. A PhD in Materials Science, Optics, Physics, Chemistry, Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical or Bio Engineering or related area is required. We are interested in candidates who have an interest in:

  • Advanced Manufacturing and Integration of Scalable Structures
  • Living and Soft Materials
  • Natural and Engineered Materials for Energy, Environment and Sustainability
  • Optical Materials and Light Matter Interactions
  • Quantum Materials Science 


Application Details

Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and continued funding. Applicants must apply online at and include curriculum vitae along with names and contact information for three references.

This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW.


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