University of Basel


Masters students, PhD students, and Post-docs are very welcome in our group! Successful PhD candidates should have a master (or equivalent) degree, preferably in Physics or Nanoscience, and experience in experimental physics. Successful Post-doc candidates should have a PhD degree in Physics/Materials Science/Electrical Engineering and a valuable background in device nanofabrication, electrical measurements, or optical spectroscopy. German language proficiency is not necessary. The candidate will work in a team of international researchers.
To apply, please write directly an email to Ilaria Zardo ( and include:

  1. a short description of your research interests and of the reasons why you would like to join our group;
  2. a curriculum vitae with your academic records (Bachelor, Master's or PhD diploma, with grades) including description of previous research experiences and skills acquired;
  3. names and email addresses of potential referees (recommendation letters are also very welcome);
  4. a list of publications (if any).