Postdoc opening on additive manufacturing of functional devices

Author: Yanliang Zhang

The Advanced Manufacturing and Energy Lab at the University of Notre Dame (A top 15 University in U.S.) directed by Prof. Yanliang Zhang have openings for Postdoc/Research Scientist to work on additive and nano manufacturing of flexible devices for energy conversion, sensing and human-machine interface. The successful candidate will be a key part of an interdisciplinary team working on cutting edge research using world-class research facilities and resources. Interested applicants should send their application package including cover letter, CV, and the names of three professional references. The postdoc associate will have opportunities to collaborate with leading researchers from National Labs and other top universities. All applications should be submitted electronically, as a single PDF document, to Prof. Yanliang Zhang by email:


  • A PhD degree in engineering or science disciplines (mechanical engineering, materials science, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, etc.)
  • Experiences on printing functional devices (e.g. energy conversion/storage, sensor, flexible electronics)
  • Experiences on printed device design, fabrication, integration and testing.
  • A proven record of research excellence.

The Advanced Manufacturing and Energy Lab (AMEL) focuses on cutting-edge research on additive- and nano- manufacturing, advanced energy conversion and sensor technologies, and autonomous systems. Prof. Zhang is a recipient of the prestigious career award from U.S. National Science Foundation. Dr. Zhang’s research work has been published on numerous scientific journals of high impact including Nature Materials, Science Advances, Advanced Materials, Nano Letters, ACS Energy Letters, Energy Conversion and Management, Applied Physics Letters, etc. More information about his research can be found from our lab website: