University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Physics

Position ID:UIUC-Physics-MUSES_PD [#22665]
Position Title: Postdoc in Nuclear Theory or Computational Astrophysics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Urbana, Illinois 61801, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Nuclear Physics / Dense Quark Matter, Heavy-ion collisions, High-Energy Physics, Lattice QCD, Low-energy nuclear theory, Nuclear Physics, theoretical nuclear, Ultrarelativistic Heavy Ion Collisions
Astrophysics / Astrophysics and Gravitational Physics, Gravitational Waves, High Energy Astrophysics, Numerical Astrophysics, Numerical Simulations, Theoretical Astrophysics
Appl Deadline:2022/11/18 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/06, finished 2023/05/20, listed until 2022/11/25)
Position Description:   URMs  

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

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign nuclear theory/astrophysics group expect to have one or more open postdoctoral research positions commencing in the fall of 2023. Appointments are for a two year term with potential extension to a third year. We are seeking candidates specializing in nuclear theory or computational astrophysics, broadly defined. Applicants should be proficient in c or c++. Faculty working in the area of interest are Jacquelyn Noronha-Hostler, Jorge Noronha, and Nicolas Yunes. This postdoc will be a member of the MUSES collaboration: and as such will have opportunities to collaborate with various members of the collaboration.

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae (that includes publications), a statement of research interests, cover letter, and arrange to have three letters of reference uploaded. In order to receive full consideration, applications should be submitted by Nov 18th, 2022. Only applications submitted through Academic Jobs Online will be considered.

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity ( For further information please contact Jacquelyn Noronha-Hostler (

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University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Department of Physics
Loomis Laboratory
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Urbana, IL 61801