Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Physics

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Position ID:LBNLPhysics-Physics-DESIPOSTDOC [#20176, 94105]
Position Title: DESI Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Berkeley, California 94720, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Physics / Astrophysics (astro-ph)
Appl Deadline:2021/12/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/10/20, finished 2022/06/18, listed until 2022/04/20)
Position Description:    

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

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Physics Division has an opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow to join the team.


In this exciting role, you will assist the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) Data Management operations team, focusing on evaluating data quality and improving data processing algorithms to meet the needs of DESI science analyses.  Responsibilities will include supporting the spectroscopic data processing pipeline through improvements to algorithms, workflow, quality assurance tracking, and monitoring survey progress.


The posting shall remain open until the position is filled, however for full consideration, please apply by midnight on December 15, 2021.


What You Will Do:


Additional Responsibilities as needed:


What is Required:


Desired Qualifications:

 

How To Apply:

 

Note that applications can only be made via this Academic Jobs Online URL. For full consideration, please apply by midnight on December 15, 2021, but the position will remain open until filled. For inquiries please contact Kelly Rushing (krushing@lbl.gov).

The following requested application materials listed below must be submitted through Academic Jobs Online:

 

  1. Curriculum vitae.

  2. A list of up to ten relevant publications, including contributions for multi-author publications.

  3. A statement describing current and future research interests (3-page limit excluding figures and references).

  4. A statement describing past activities and future interests in diversity, outreach and leadership (1 page maximum).

  5. Arrange to have 3 letters of reference submitted (at least one reference from outside LBNL/UC Berkeley).



Notes:


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Application Materials Required:
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