The University of Pittsburgh has an immediate opening for a nanofabrication scientist with expertise in lithography-Lithography Specialist. The lithography specialist will be responsible for qualifying and developing processes and for providing training on optical and electron beam lithography (EBL). In addition, he/she will provide expert guidance to existing and prospective users on the materials and techniques best suited to meet their research needs and continually develop new processes to push the state of the art in order to attract and serve both internal and external customers. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and member of minority groups underrepresented in academia are especially encouraged to apply. Qualifications: Ph.D. degree in physics, engineering, materials science or related field with at least five years of experience with optical and electron-beam lithography (EBL) equipment and processes. In-depth knowledge of the fundamentals, as well as recent advances in the applications of lithographic techniques (Hands-on experience with 100 kV EBL systems (Elionix preferred.)
Application Process: To apply please go to PINSE / NFCF job opportunity webpage.
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