Positions Available

Author: Aylin Acun

Open Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Positions in Biofabrication and Cell Micropatterning

We are looking for full time graduate students and postdoctoral researchers, who are interested in micro/nanopatterning, microfluidics, and electrical and mechanical properties of cells and engineered tissues.

Required Qualifications:

  • Candidates are expected to have a strong background in Engineering, Materials Science, Physics or a closely related field with an interest in micro/nanofabrication, microfluidics and electrical and mechanical characterization of cells and engineered tissues.
  • Candidates must have good written, communication, and team-work skills, and satisfy the usual requirements for an appointment at University of Notre Dame.
  • High creativity and self-motivation, eagerness to learn, strong problem solving skill
  • Experience with programming with Matlab, Finite Element Analysis or Comsol.
  • Interest, and preferably experience with Atomic Force Microscopy and Cleanroom.

Application Instructions:

Please send your application in a single pdf file containing CV, transcripts, letter of motivation and purpose, names of three references to Pinar Zorlutuna, Zorlutuna.1@nd.edu

  • Candidates are encouraged to send a copy of one of their representative publications such as a technical report of graduate project, scientific paper or thesis.

For the email subject line please use: ND-Biofab.

Please name the file as YourName_YourSurname.pdf