Fermilab, Neutrino Division

980 17202
Position ID:FNAL-Neutrino Division-NDPRA [#17202]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Batavia, Illinois 60510, United States [map]
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:2020/11/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/10/16, finished 2021/06/05, listed until 2020/11/30)
Position Description:    

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

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 a range of topics involving the long-baseline neutrino experiments DUNE and NOvA, SBN, LAr TPC R&D with test-stand and test-beam experiments, and the fixed-target hadron production experiment EMPHATIC.

Fermilab has a strong and exciting research program with major commitments to a diverse range of current and future neutrino experiments including DUNE, NOvA, MicroBooNE, SBN, EMPHATIC, and ANNIE. 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 Jonathan Paley at jpaley@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.

Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Underrepresented groups/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