Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics

Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS) United States

Published Thu, 11/15/2018 - 2:12 PM

The Low Energy Nuclear Physics Group at the Physics Division is now inviting interested applicants to apply for a Postdoctoral Appointee position to conduct research in the field of Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics at the Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS).


The successful candidate must have:

• Recently received his/her Ph.D. in physics or a discipline related to low energy nuclear physics within the last 3 years

• Experience at conceiving and executing experimental research projects and reporting the results

• Strong background in the area of nuclear astrophysics

• Experience with computer programming and data analysis.


The position is for 2 years, with the possibility of extension for up to 3 years depending on funding and performance. Interested applicants should forward a current CV along with three letters of reference to Dr. Melina Avila ( Reviews of applicants will begin Nov. 26th, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Candidates must apply on the Argonne National Laboratory career website (Requisition Number: 405288).

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