Science, Technology and Innovation


Postdoctoral Opportunities

Postdoctoral Fellowship on Advanced Scientific Instrumentation

NN2ICTP's Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Unit seeks applications from outstanding young scientists with a strong research record for a postdoctoral position starting on November 2022. STI relies extensively on laboratories. It provides an engaging research environment with an intense programme of workshops and schools, with a dense network of international research collaborations. The postdoctoral fellow is encouraged to participate in activities in developing countries to promote the mission of ICTP and to support the Unit's outreach activities.

Within the STI Unit, research at the ICTP Multidisciplinary Laboratory (MLAB) includes the development of advanced scientific instrumentation based on FPGA and fully-programmable systems on chip (SoC) for nuclear applications, HEP experiments, and related multidisciplinary projects.

Applicants must have completed a PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or related disciplines prior to the start of their fellowship and within the last 5 years. In addition, they must have prior practical experience in the above-mentioned research/focus areas and should be able to carry out active, independent, and multidisciplinary research.

The position will include collaboration with the Nuclear Science and Instrumentation Laboratory (NSIL) of IAEA.

ICTP offers internationally competitive remuneration and a number of benefits. The take-home monthly salary will be of 2,100 EUR. Additional benefits include health insurance, a pension contribution, and special allowances for family members. The appointment will be made for two years. Candidates should apply online.

The application deadline is 12 October 2022.

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