Currently we have the following open positions in a wide range of research areas. Please contact faculties for more information.

  • We have a 2-year KTP Associate position openning. This KTP is a collaboration project with the School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society (EGIS, led by Prof. Omar Laghrouche) and the School of Engineering and Physical Science (EPS, led by Dr Yuan Ding and Prof. George Goussetis) in Heriot-Watt University and STORY Contracting Ltd. The KTP project team seeks a talented and motivated innovation engineer to undertake research on the development, testing and optimising a novel mitigation solution for runaway rail mounted plants consisting of a warning system with fully integrated stopping capability. The candidates need to have solid background on designing and implementing electronic and wireless communication systems. Programming experience and mechanical background are desirable. Job application portal can be accessed here with a deadline on 07/08/2022. For good BEng, MEng, and MSc graduates, there is a possibility to convert this as a fully-funded PhD studentship. Potential candidates please contact Dr. Yuan Ding.
  • We have a 3-year PhD studentship covering tuition fee and standard stipend. The PhD student will be jointly supervised by Dr. Cristian Bonato (Heriot-Watt Quantum Photonics Laboratory) and Dr. Haijun Fan (Heriot-Watt Microwave Group). Students from UK and EU (meet residency requirements) are eligible to apply. The research topic is on A Spin-Based Quantum Sensor with Microwave Dielectric Resonator. Potential candidates please contact Dr. Haijun Fan.

Past Vacancies:

  • We have a 3-year PhD studentship covering tuition fee and standard stipend. UK/EU and international students are all eligible and welcome to apply. The research topic is on mmWave Antennas and Arrays. Potential candidates please contact Dr. Lei Wang or Prof. George Goussetis.
  • We have a 3-year PhD studentship covering tuition fee and standard stipend. Students from UK, EU and all oversea countries are eligible to apply. The research topic is on Highly Integrated Active Antenna Array. Potential candidates please contact Dr. Haijun Fan.