Openings at EI

PhD/Postdoc Vacancy: Mixed-Signal Circuit Design

Opening for: Postdoc

Status details

Announced:06 Nov 2023
Duration:4 years (PhD), 2-3 years (Postdoc)

We are looking for enthusiastic candidates for PhD or Postdoc positions in Mixed-signal circuit design. The chosen candidates will work on projects in one of the following areas: sensor interfaces, CMOS frequency and voltage references, wide-bandwidth ADCs.


A strong background in analog and mixed-signal circuit design.
Good presentation, writing and communication skills.
Ability to work in an international, collaborative, environment.
Demonstrable creativity and originality.

For the postdoc position, a hard requirement is previous tape-out experience, as well as publications in reputable journals such as the JSSC, TCAS, SSC-L, and/or at major conferences such as ISSCC, VLSI, ESSCIRC, CICC or ASSCC.


Application procedure

To apply for this position, please send the following documents to the contact below, with the following title: “Application PhD: [Your name]” or “Application PostDoc: [Your name]”):

  • a cover letter stating your background and motivation (max. 1 page);
  • a detailed curriculum vitae (incl. a list of publications, if any);
  • the name, affiliation, and e-mail address of two references, incl. the MSc thesis supervisor(s), who are willing to submit a support letter upon request;
  • a short summary of your MSc thesis (max. 1 page).

The position is open until filled. Applications will be reviewed on a monthly basis.



prof.dr. Kofi Makinwa

Professor, Department Head

Electronic Instrumentation Group

Department of Microelectronics