University of Pittsburgh, PITT PACC

Position ID:Pitt-Physics-POSTDOC [#19195]
Position Title: Post-doctoral Research Position on the ATLAS Experiment
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / Experimental High Energy Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/05/04 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/08/16, updated 2021/10/19)
Position Description:    

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University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a post-doctoral research position to work on the ATLAS Experiment.

The successful candidate is expected to make significant contributions to the Run-3 operations and the HL-LHC upgrade of the calorimeter-based trigger systems in firmware algorithm development and simulation. The successful candidate is expected to play a leading role in the analysis of Runs 2 and 3 data.

The Pitt ATLAS Group is led by Professors Joe Boudreau, Jim Mueller, and Tae Min Hong. Pitt High Energy Physics is part of a vibrant community—experimentalists in high-pT, neutrino, and heavy favor physics and theorists working in LHC phenomenology—in PITTsburgh Particle Physics, Astrophysics, and Cosmology Center (PITT PACC),

Position Details: This position is housed within the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh. Benefits include health/dental/vision coverage as well as optional access to other university benefits. The start date is negotiable.

Applicants should have a PhD in experimental particle physics by the time of appointment. At a minimum, applicants should have successfully defended their PhD by the start of the appointment and conferral of the PhD will be required by the end of the term in which they are appointed. To apply, candidates should upload the application material—a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of accomplishments and research interests, and at least three reference letters—in academicjobsonline. Inquiries should be made via email to Prof. Tae Min Hong (

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and members of minority groups under-represented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
412 Allen Hall
3941 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260