We encourage motivated candidates to contact us for the following positions:

If you are interested, please send your CV to Prof. Shi

Why join us?

Build your career through innovation!

Université Laval has a long, illustrious history of innovation and education in optical communications. Our research covers a vast variety of exciting topics ranging from fundamental physical components up to complex optical transmission systems. There exist enormous opportunities for innovation and research breakthrough.

We are members/collaborators of multiple national strategic research and education networks supported by NSERC and other agents (e.g., NSERC CREATE Program and Strategic Network Grants) with extensive collaborations with other researchers across Canada.

UL's graduates are heavily recruited by leading companies such as Huawei, Ciena, Ericsson, Infinera, EXFO, and TeraXion. UL has a remarkable record of graduates, in optics/photonics, who hold faculty positions in other academic institutes (e.g., McGill and ETS) in Canada and worldwide.

An enriching, inspiring environment!

  • Advanced nanophotonics characterization system
  • High-end coherent optical transmission testbed (400 Gb/s and beyond)
  • Access to state-of-the-art CMOS-photonics fabrication processes
  • 10,000 class clean room laboratory
  • Millions $ facilities & equipment