Staff scientist / Postdoctoral fellow

The Meriles group at CUNY - City College of New York invites applications for a position at the level of research scientist or postdoctoral associate. The successful candidate will have a strong research background but also the drive and motivation to work in an entrepreneurial setting. Applicants must have a PhD in Physics, Chemistry or a closely related field, be a US citizen or permanent resident, and demonstrate experience in one or more of the following areas:

-electron or nuclear magnetic resonance, particularly, in connection with schemes of nuclear spin hyperpolarization (e.g., DNP);
-design and application of microfluidics in liquid state NMR
-familiarity with nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond and optically-detected magnetic resonance.

Work will be carried out in close connection with researchers at UC Berkeley and an industrial partner. Records of creative research demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed journals, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment are necessary. Prior entrepreneurial experience or employment within industry is viewed positively. Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience. Interested candidates should submit a CV with a publication list, a brief biosketch, and the contact information of three references to Prof. Carlos Meriles (

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or disability.