Postdoctoral Appointment - Low-Energy Nuclear Physics Research Group
Job posting number: #7119050 (Ref:414657)
Posted: December 23, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Low-Energy Nuclear Physics Research Group (LER) of the Physics Division at Argonne National Laboratory seeks outstanding individuals to fill an open postdoctoral position within the experimental Group. LER performs world-leading research in nuclear structure, nuclear astrophysics, fundamental symmetries, and nuclear data. The Group also manages and operates world-class detector systems as part of the ATLAS accelerator facility, a DOE supported national user facility for low-energy nuclear physics research. ATLAS provides world-unique rare isotope beams from either the CARIBU (Californium Rare Ion Breeder Upgrade) source or the ATLAS In-Flight Facility. In addition, members of the group are leading experimental programs at the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB).
Recently received or near completion of their Ph.D. in nuclear physics or related discipline within the last 3 years of experience or equivalent
Experience at conceiving and executing experimental research projects, data analysis, physics interpretations, and reporting of the results
A strong background in the field of Experimental Nuclear Physics
In addition, a preference will be given to candidates with experience in studies of exotic nuclei using gamma-ray detector arrays for either in-beam or decay measurements.
Information on the activities of the Group and the Division can be found at https://www.anl.gov/phy. The Argonne Physics Division has programs in low energy and medium energy nuclear physics, nuclear theory, nuclear data, accelerator R&D and operates the DOE Office of Nuclear Physics National User Facility, the Argonne Tandem-Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS).
The appointment will be for two years, with the possibility of an extension for up to 3 years depending on funding and performance. The expected starting date is Q4 of 2023. Interested applicants should apply at https://www.anl.gov/hr/postdoctoral-applicants and specify requisition #414657. In addition, please forward your CV and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Dr. Michael P. Carpenter (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applicants will begin February 15, 2023, and the position will remain open until filled.
Job FamilyPostdoctoral Family
Job ProfilePostdoctoral Appointee
Worker TypeLong-Term (Fixed Term)
Time TypeFull time
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