School of Physics and Astronomy, University of St Andrews

Research Fellow position in experimental photonics

Prof. Adrea Di Falco

St Andrews, East Midlands, United Kingdom

The School of Physics and Astronomy advertises a Research Fellow position in experimental photonics dedicated to the development of flexible metasurfaces for optomechanical and biophotonics applications. The applicant should have research experience in the design and/or fabrication and experimental characterization of photonic metasurfaces, preferably in the visible range, supported by a good publication record. Knowledge of optical manipulation, biophotonics and microscopy is welcome. The initial contract is for two years with the possibility of further extension in due course.


Informal enquiries can be directed to Prof Andrea Di Falco, email adf10@st-andrews.ac.uk or Tel: 01334 463165.


The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter; and Stonewall). More details can be found at http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards/.


Applications are particularly welcome from those with a willingness to commit to the School and University’s aspirations towards equality, diversity and inclusivity. The School has Juno Champion status, which recognises physics departments who take action to embed better working practices for all staff and address the under-representation of women in UK and Irish universities. For more information, including case studies, please see www.st-andrews.ac.uk/physics/equalityanddiversity/. The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through our working on diversity awards (ECU Athena SWAN/Race Charters; Carer Positive; LGBT Charter; and Stonewall). More details can be found at http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards/.

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