Research Associate (Optical Waveguide Manufacturing)

​Established in 1981, the SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (EEE) is one of the founding Schools of the Nanyang Technological University. Built on a culture of excellence, the School is renowned for its high academic standards and strong tradition in research. To support teaching and cutting-edge research, EEE is host to 11 research centres and more than 50 laboratories, which are well-equipped with modern facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. With about 200 faculty members and an enrolment of more than 4,000, of which about 1,300 are graduate students, it is one of the largest EEE schools in the world.

We are looking for a research staff with a strong background in a waveguide manufacturing through an extrusion process.
The candidate should be experienced in extrusion process or similar waveguide manufacturing processes. The successful candidate will be involved in developing very thick plastic or resin waveguide manufacturing. The candidate will also be involved in building the manufacturing equipment. The candidate is expected to have good understanding on extrusion process and relevant materials for the extrusion. Regular reporting and documentation are required.   



  • A Master degree in relevant areas
  • Candidate will be required to operate lasers
  • Administrative work including documentation and lab equipment, maintenance will be required.

The successful applicants must demonstrate his/her diligence and execute the work to his/her best ability.

Application Procedure:

Interested candidates please send your CV/resume to:
Prof Yoo Seongwoo
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
Block S2.1
Singapore 639798

E-mail Address for E-mailed Applications: <>
Electronic submission of application is highly encouraged.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.

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