The CUNY Advanced Science Research Center

brings the nation’s leading urban public university to a landmark moment in its multibillion-dollar commitment to innovative science.

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A number of positions are available as the Advanced Science Research Center builds, ranging from advanced research scientists to research and laboratory technicians to administrative and technical support staff. Current and upcoming posts are noted below:

Professor & Director – Photonics Initiative (Job ID #14392)

The ASRC seeks a dynamic and innovative scientist with demonstrated leadership and research accomplishments in Photonics to serve as Professor and Director of Photonics. The position will be a tenured faculty member and program administrator. The successful candidate will be expected to engage in teaching and research; oversee the Photonics program; lead researchers in collaborative projects and activities; lead the continued acquisition of external funding; recruit new faculty; and ensure compliance with federal research guidelines and University policies.

Applicants must be accomplished and respected researchers in a Photonics area with a solid record of scholarly activities and possess appropriate credentials for a senior faculty appointment at one of the CUNY colleges. Preference will be given to those whose experimental research focus areas include but are not limited to one or more of the following: nanophotonics, terahertz technology, ultrafast spectroscopy, and plasmonics.

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Electron Microscopy Specialist (Job ID #15137)

Applications are invited for a Electron Microscopy Specialist who will take responsibility for the day-to-day operation, maintenance and management of a new, state-of-the-art FIB-SEM and (S)TEM. Duties include the Experimental research and development using (S)TEM and associated techniques (EDS, electron diffraction, electron energy loss spectroscopy, high resolution imaging) and provision of training of both FIB-SEM and TEM to internal and external users.

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Research Associate – Braunschweig Group (Job ID #15438)

The Braunschweig Group at the City University Of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center ( seeks applicants from individuals with experience in synthetic organic chemistry, macromolecular science, self-assembly, nanotechnology, and surface science to join the research group as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The group explores the interface of organic chemistry, biology and materials science to find new solutions to energy, health, and environmental challenges with a focus on supramolecular interactions, nanomaterials, and molecular printing. Positions are available to work on projects related to carbohydrate recognition, 4D nanolithography, solar energy harvesting, and polymer chemistry.For more information and to apply,

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For further inquiries regarding any recruiting matters, including future needs not yet posted here please contact:

Adil Tahir
ASRC Human Resources Manager