Posting Date: 3/27/2018
Functional Title: Nanolithography Specialist
UMD Title: Senior Faculty Specialist
This individual is responsible for overseeing the operation of the electron-beam lithography facility in the University of Maryland Nanocenter. Key responsibilities shall include: training and advising users in the safe and effective use the instrument, assisting with and documenting lithographic process and recipe development, establishing fostering a thriving and collaborative community of users, coordinating all scheduled and unscheduled service of the instrument, interfacing with electron-beam vendors and service providers, collaborating with other Nanocenter staff to integrate electron-beam lithography processes and practices with other lithographic, deposition, metrological and microscopy tools in the Nanocenter, interfacing with regional partners and peers at neighboring facilities, and advising the Nanocenter leadership and steering committee about facility usage, policies, and best practices in the field of electron-beam nanolithography.
The individual should have at least 4 year of prior experience in operating electron-beam lithography systems. A Ph.D. in engineering or science is expected, although prior experience with nanolithography beyond the 4 years stated above may substitute for educational degrees. Because of the significant required interaction with students and other users, strong communication and interpersonal skills are as important as technical acumen.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Best Consideration by Friday, April 20, 2018
Please send resume, cover letter and curriculum vitae to EBLnanocenter@umd.edu.