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Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellow in Integrated Nonlinear Photonics in Cambridge, Massachusetts


Title Postdoctoral Fellow in Integrated Nonlinear Photonics

School Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Department/Area Electrical Engineering

Position Description

A postdoctoral position is available in Kiyoul Yang’s group at Harvard University. We are looking for candidates with a strong background in laser physics, nonlinear optics, and photonic integration. For the postdoc position, the primary concentration would include:

  • Chip-scale ultrafast optics (near- and mid-infrared)

  • Integrated nonlinear multimode photonics (wavelength and spatial modes)

  • These directions may require additional efforts in photonic inverse design and collaborations with foundries.

    Basic Qualifications

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or Applied Physics is required.

Additional Qualifications

  • Background and interest in laser physics, nonlinear optics, and integrated photonics

  • Expertise with nanofabrication, optical setups, and microwave photonics

  • Strong interpersonal and mentorship skills and ability

    Special Instructions

Please provide a CV and Cover Letter.

SEAS is dedicated to building a diverse and welcoming community and we strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups.

Contact Information

M. Carlson

Contact Email

Equal Opportunity Employer

Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, protected veteran status, disability, genetic information, military service, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or other protected status.

Minimum Number of References Required 2

Maximum Number of References Allowed 3


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