Duke University, Physics

Position ID:Duke-Physics-PASHARAVIFARD [#20640]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/05/28 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/11/28, updated 2022/01/19)
Position Description:    

The physics department at Duke University is seeking to make a postdoctoral research associate appointment in experimental condensed matter physics in the area of Quantum Materials. Candidates with experience in material design/synthesis/crystal growth, physical properties characterization, and x-ray/neutron scattering techniques are particularly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates are expected to perform sample synthesis/single crystal growth and bulk characterization measurements at Duke University. X-ray and neutron scattering experiments will be conducted at the national and international user facilities. Advanced characterization measurements under extreme sample environments will be conducted at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory. This position is a one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon funding availability and performance.

Applicants should hold a PhD in condensed matter physics, solid state chemistry, or experimental materials science. Applications should include a CV, list of publications, and three letters of reference. Review will begin upon receiving applications and the position will remain open until filled. Questions regarding this position can be directed to Prof. Sara Haravifard (haravifard@phy.duke.edu).

Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

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