Opening for Post-doc position
12 Jan 2018

Job Description:

The University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science seeks candidates for a PostDoctoral Research Associate with experience in nanoelectronic material and device modeling to study magnetic materials and spin dynamics, to support a research initiative in the Charles L. Brown Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The primary tasks will be performing theoretical studies of novel magnetic materials and devices and collaborating with experimentalists. Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications. This position is appointed annually and renewed for additional one-year increments up to three years, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance.

Qualifications:

Candidates must have a PhD in electrical engineering, physics, materials science or a related area focused on theory, modeling and simulation by the appointment start date. Preference will be given to candidates with familiarity with solid state devices and quantum transport. Experience in ‘first principles’ calculations on magnetic materials and/or micromagnetic simulations will be preferred.

Todo:

To apply submit a candidate profile on-line at Jobs@UVa and search posting number 0622141. Submit a cover letter clearly describing the qualifications related to the position advertised above, curriculum vitae, and a list of three professional references including their complete names, addresses, telephone, and e-mail addresses, and statement of research interest. The position will remain open until filled.

Contact:

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Prof. Avik Ghosh (ag7rq@virginia.edu)

Posting Statement:

With one of the highest graduation rates of minority undergraduate students and one of the highest percentages of women engineering students among public universities, the University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. UVA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional dimensions of diversity to the university’s research and teaching mission. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person’s perspectives and lived experiences.

Carlos Polanco, and Jingjie Zhang gets a paper in PRB
02 May 2017

Carlos, Jingjie and Avik published a paper in PRB.

Jianhua Ma, Yunkun Xie gets a paper in PRB
11 Jan 2017

Jianhua, Yunkun and Avik published a paper in PRB.

VINO involved with top 10 breakthrough of 2016 in physics
06 Dec 2016

Demonstration of negative refractive index in graphene selected as top 10 breakthrough of 2016 in physics by editors of Physics World Magazine(link). (UVa News, publication)

Avik Ghosh published a book in World Scientific Series in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
18 Oct 2016

Avik published a book in World Scientific Series in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

Mirza Elahi and Masum Habib gets a paper in Science
30 Sep 2016

Mirza, Masum and Avik published a paper in Science.

Jingjie Zhang and Jianhua Ma won Poster Award
11 Aug 2016

Jingjie (silver) and Jianhua (finalist) won the best student poster award in 2016 ORNL CNMS user meeting.

Mirza Elahi won Poster Award
26 Jul 2016

Mirza won the 2016 INDEX Review Poster Award (second place). Coauthors: Masum, Yaohua, Avik.

Carlos Polanco joined ORNL
15 Jun 2016

Carlos joined Oak Ridge National Lab as a Postdoc.

Jianhua Ma et al. gets a paper in PRB
29 Mar 2016

Jianhua and Avik published a paper in Physical Review B.

Masum Habib et al. gets a paper in APL
15 Mar 2016

Masum, Redwan and Avik published a paper in Applied Physics Letters.

Yunkun Xie published a Book Chapter
16 Feb 2016

Yunkun and Avik published a Book Chapter.

Jianhua Ma et. al. published a paper in JAP
27 Jan 2016

Jianhua and Avik published a paper in Journal of Applied Physics.

Yaohua Tan joined VINO as Postdc
16 Dec 2015

Yaohua joined VINO as Postdoc.

Redwan N. Sajjad et. al. published a paper in PRB
05 Nov 2015

Redwan, Masum and Avik published a paper in Physical Review B..