Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Position Summary

  • Prepare and conduct experiments in experimental nuclear science, analyze and interpret the data and disseminate the results in peer-reviewed journals and at professional meetings
  • Develop, test, implement, and document detectors systems, associated data acquisition systems, and analysis tools for nuclear science experiments
  • Be an active member of the NSCL Experimental Research Division and collaborate with other researchers and staff to further nuclear science
  • Interact with undergraduate and graduate students and help to supervise their research
  • Follow Laboratory-wide policies, procedures and standards and contribute to a safe and welcoming environment at the Laboratory
  • Required Degree

    Doctorate -Nuclear Physics, Nuclear & Radiochemistr

    Minimum Requirements
  • Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics, Nuclear & Radiochemistry, Nuclear Astrophysics, or related fields
  • Desired Qualifications
  • Demonstrable knowledge of principles and techniques pertaining to nuclear science and experimental research
  • Experience with computer programming for the purpose of acquiring and analyzing data and for the comparison with model predictions   
  • Excellent communication skills to present approaches, plans and findings both verbally and through written documents to peers
  • Required Application Materials

    Cover letter and resume

    Special Instructions

    Please submit cover letter and resume. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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    Job No:
    Posted: 1/26/2018
    Application Due: 3/19/2018
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