Fermilab, Neutrino Division

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Position ID:FNAL-Neutrino Division-NDPRA [#15595]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Batavia, Illinois 60510, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / +, HEP-Experiment (hep-ex), High Energy Physics, Nuclear & Particle Experiment, Nuclear Experiment (nucl-ex), Nuclear Physics, Particle Experiment (part-ex), Particle Physics, Physics
Appl Deadline:2020/01/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/11/26, finished 2020/07/05, listed until 2020/01/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Open Date: November 26, 2019

Close Date: December 31, 2019

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (known as Fermilab) seeks highly qualified candidates for Postdoctoral Research Associate positions in the Neutrino Division to conduct their primary research in the Short Baseline Neutrino program.

Fermilab has a strong and exciting research program with major commitments to a diverse range of current and future neutrino experiments including MicroBooNE, SBND, ICARUS, DUNE, ANNIE and NOvA. Additional information on the Fermilab neutrino program can be found here: http://neutrinophysics.fnal.gov/.

Every effort will be made to design the research program and maintain support for a Fermilab Research Associate so that she/he has the opportunity to produce physics results.

The position is for a period of up to three (3) years, with the potential for extension considered on a yearly basis thereafter.

Qualifications and Essential Job Functions

  • Ph.D. in particle physics, nuclear physics, or relevant subject by the time of the appointment
  • Strong record of recent accomplishments in experimental physics
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Creative and independent problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work collaboratively on a diverse team
  • Respect, understand, and value individual differences that embody the principles of diversity.
  • Abide by all environment, safety, and health regulations.

Application Instructions

Interested candidates should submit via Academic Jobs Online:

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Research Statement

  • Publication List

  • Three Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at the AJO site).


For general information about this position, please contact Jennifer Raaf at jlraaf@fnal.gov with “ND Research Associate Application” in the subject heading.

Physical Activity and Work Conditions

HUMAN FACTORS: Mental Concentration, Sitting, Tight Work Schedule, and Visually Demanding. In addition, the ability to travel by automobile and/or commercial air carrier both domestically and internationally may be required.


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Fermilab is America’s particle physics and accelerator laboratory.
Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans are 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:
P.O.Box 500
Batavia, IL 60510-500