Myongji University, Mechanical Engineering Department/BioNanofluidics and Microfluidics Lab/School of Engineering

Position ID:Myongji University-Mechanical Engineering Department/BioNanofluidics and Microfluidics Lab/School of Engineering-POSTDOC [#21768]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar in Microfluidics, optofluidics, PCR, photopolymerization, South Korea
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Yongin, Gyeonggi-do 17058, Korea, The Republic of
Subject Areas: Mechanical Engineering / microfluidics
Electrical and Computer Engineering / microsystems
Bioengineering / Bioengineering
Chemical Engineering / Biochemical Engineering
Appl Deadline:2022/06/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/05/12, listed until 2022/11/12)
Position Description:    

A Postdoctoral Position Available The BNML (BioNanofluidics and Microfluidics Laboratory, at Myongji University, South Korea is currently hiring a postdoctoral scholar. BNML's research interest includes (1) electrokinetic and ultrasonic microfluidics, (2) their applications in protein/nucleic acid analysis, and (3) novel polymer microfabrication technologies.

1. Qualification A Ph.D. degree in physics, chemistry, or mechanical/chemical/bio/electrical engineering is required. A solid research background in microfluidics, optics, optofluidics, photopolymerization, amplification-based nucleic-acid analysis (e.g., PCR, LAMP) or light-sheet fluorescence microscopy (LSFM) shall be preferred. An experience in setting up an optical bench with a laser is advantageous. Fluency in either Korean or English is required; official English test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.) must be submitted if the medium of instruction in the candidate's graduate institutions is not English.

2. Responsibility The scholar will work on a novel digital PCR technology based on light-sheet optics, a project funded by Samsung Science and Technology Foundation. The scholar's primary responsibilities include writing conference papers, research articles, project reports, and advising co-working graduate students.

3. Compensation A monthly salary will be determined by experience, publications, and other research outputs. The salary may be raised based on his or her performance and progress. Insurance will also be provided including national pension, health insurance, employment insurance, and workers' compensation insurance.

4. Application Cover letter, CV, recent publications, and academic transcripts (undergraduate to graduate) should be sent to Prof. Dohyun Kim ( with the subject "Postdoctoral Scholar Application."

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Further Info:
Dohyun Kim
Engineering I bldg. #216, Mechanical Engineering Dept.
Myongji University, Myongji-ro 116, Cheoin-gu
Yongin, Gyeonggi 17058
Republic of Korea