Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Position TitlePostdoctoral Research AssociateVacancy IDPDS001366DepartmentPhysics and Astronomy - 319000Position TypePostdoctoral Scholar Posting Details

Salary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEProposed Start Date08/01/2016Estimated Duration of Appointment12 MonthsPosting Open Date06/06/2016Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

Seeking a post-doctoral researcher in experimental nuclear and particle astrophysics to start immediately. The primary research focus is the MAJORANA collaboration’s efforts to search for the neutrinoless double-beta decay of 76Ge using an array of HPGe detectors where the UNC group is playing a major role. The group is also actively involved in the KATRIN tritium beta-decay neutrino mass experiment currently being constructed in Karlsruhe, Germany.

Educational Requirements

PhD in physics

Qualifications and Experience

Experience in experimental nuclear, particle or astrophysics, and an established record of research excellence.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Department Contact Name and TitleJohn Wilkerson - [email protected] Contact Telephone or EmailJohn Wilkerson - [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

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      Posted: 1/22/2019
      Application Due: 8/22/2019
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