NOHFC Internship: Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Positions

NOHFC Internship: Postdoctoral Level
Thunder Bay, ON
1 Year Contract, Full time
Competition # GEN-19-12

Lakehead University, Photonics Research Group invites applications for a Postdoctoral Level position to work on a project to develop a device for the detection and quantification of trace gases. The project is interdisciplinary in nature and involves researchers from the areas of soil science, agriculture, photonics and spectroscopy. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out research on assigned projects and take a leading role in the development of the device. The position is initially for one year, with the possibility of extension for one more year.

Qualifications: The candidate should have a PhD in Photonics, gas spectroscopy or a related area. Experience in spectroscopic techniques (e.g., wavelength modulation spectroscopy), good knowledge in optical physics (e.g., Fiber Optics; Fiber Laser), and Programming based on LABVIEW or similar software would be an asset. In order to be eligible the candidate must satisfy the following:
University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university. The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program. The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a completed application and letters of reference quoting competition #GEN-19-12 by 4:30 p.m. on September 20, 2019 to:

Dr. Gautam Das, Department of Physics
Lakehead University,
955 Oliver Road,
Thunder Bay ON
P7B 5E1, Canada

This opportunity proudly supported by:

The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation logo

We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, racialized persons, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and other equity-seeking groups. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. This is in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements.

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