Duke University, Physics

Position ID:Duke-Physics-AR2SOCOLAR [#16535]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics
Appl Deadline:2020/08/01 11:59PMhelp popup filled (posted 2020/07/10, listed until 2021/01/10)
Position Description:    

The Department of Physics at Duke University is looking for a candidate with a PhD degree and expertise in the physics of granular materials, the maintenance and operation of experimental equipment, the analysis of experimental images, and the implementation of algorithms to test recent theories of shear jamming in 2D granular layers. The selected applicant will collaborate with Professor Joshua Socolar on studies of shear jammed granular packings. Interested applicants should submit a CV with a brief cover letter. Applications will be accepted until August 1, 2020.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
Duke University
Physics Department
Box 90305
Durham, NC 27708

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