ShanghaiTech University

Post Doctor Position in Integrated Photonics and Nanophotonics

ShanghaiTech University - School of Information Science and Technology (SIST)

Post Doctor Position in Yi Zou’s Group in School of Information Science and Technology (SIST), ShanghaiTech University

Assistant Professor Yi Zou’s group is looking for a highly self-motivated postdoctoral Scholar in the areas of Integrated Photonics and Nanophotonics. The successful candidate will work independently on projects including: (1) neuromorphic photonics; (2) optical interconnect; (3) on-chip Integrated optical sensor. In addition, building and maintaining laboratory facilities and infrastructure is an important part of the job.

The position is available immediately for one year, with extension as an option based on productivity and funding. The position will report to Dr. Yi Zou.

More information about Dr. Yi Zou is available at

The responsibilities of this position include independent research, collaboration with other group members, and supervision of junior students.


(1) Ph.D. in optics, physics, electromagnetics, material science, acoustics or closely related field.

(2) Strong publication records in international conferences and journals.

(3) Knowledge or hand-on experience on integrated photonics or nanophotonics will be a big plus.

(4) Excellent communication skills.

(5) Good English technical writing.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit (all in English) a CV, research statement (describing research experience and research plan), copies of two representative publications, and two letters of reference to: and copied to Dr. Yi Zou (email: We provide very competitive salary and benefits for this post.


Until the positions are filled.