Associate Research Scientist in Electrical Engineering

Columbia University New York

United States

Posting Details

Job Requisition Number 00002254

Position Title Associate Research Scientist

Department ENG Electrical Engineering

Division Electrical Engineering

Location Morningside

Summary Description

The Bioelectronics Systems Lab ( at The Fu Foundation School of Engineering & Applied Science of Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for an Associate Research Scientist to work on a number of projects in our group related to our efforts to develop new tools for neuroscience under the BRAIN Initiative. Reporting to the Lab Director, the Associate Research Scientist will be responsible for assisting in the fabrication of semiconductor devices for bioelectronics applications, working with graduate students and postdocs.

The Associate Research Scientist should be able to work independently, troubleshoot, and resolve problems involving both equipment and processes in Columbia’s cleanroom facilities. The engineer should be able to learn about unfamiliar topics quickly and independently. The fabrication engineer should be able to communicate clearly with lab users, other team members, other departments of the university, and with vendors as needed.

The Associate Research Scientist will also assist with general lab management responsibilities for maintaining safe and effective working environment within the Bioelectronics Systems Lab, in compliance with all University and government requirements and regulations as directed by the university Environmental, Health, and Safety (EH&S) department. That includes but not limited to safe handling of chemicals and gas cylinders, implementing and maintaining safety training and safe manner of work in the laboratory.

Minimum Degree Required

A Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science or related field is required.

Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of 2 years of working experience in a semiconductor fabrication facility as an engineer or other related educational experience is required.

RAPS posting date 02/26/2021

Proposed Start Date 08/15/2021

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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