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Scanning probe microscopy and spectroscopy of 2D and 3D Dirac materials - Belgium  

KU Leuven (company)


Posted on : 13 May 2017

Project Description

  • You will be introduced to the ongoing research
  • You will contribute with your own expertise and will receive additional training
  • You will carry out research at the highest international standards
  • You will contribute to the supervision of PhD and MSc students and other training tasks
  • You will contribute to the development of new projects
  • You will be given the opportunity to develop independent research

  • You hold a PhD in Physics
  • You have an excellent knowledge of the English language (spoken and written)
  • Your main field of expertise is scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy
  • Additional experience on the following fields are advantageous (no particular order of importance): magnetism, 2-dimensional materials, Dirac materials, doping (impurities, adatoms...),  thin film growth, synchrotron radiation techniques
  • You are resourceful, ambitious and internationally oriented
  • You have excellent leadership and communication skills
  • You like to take the lead on challenging projects (capability to work in a team as well as independently, problem-solving attitude)

  • We offer a full-time postdoctoral research position, for one year, extendable up to three years.
  • During the first year, and eventual subsequent years, you will be strongly encouraged to apply for an individual postdoctoral grant (various funding schemes available).