Stanford University, Department of Applied Physics

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Position ID:Stanford-Department of Applied Physics-POSTDOC [#26076]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Stanford, California 94305, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Applied Physics / X-ray Scattering
Appl Deadline:2023/11/15 3:00PMhelp popup** finished (2023/10/04, finished 2024/01/15, listed until 2023/11/15)
Position Description:    

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

The Stanford Department of Applied Physics invites applications for the 2024 Karel Urbanek and the Marvin Chodorow Postdoctoral Fellowships. This annual program is aimed at recruiting young scientists of exceptional ability with the potential to do outstanding research in our department. The appointment includes 2 years of support with a competitive salary and benefits, and the competition is open to both theorists and experimentalists.

Applications and supporting credentials must be submitted through Academic Jobs online ( Candidates are asked to submit a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and a two-page research statement that details proposed research and possible collaborations within Applied Physics. Candidates should also arrange to have two letters of reference submitted. Candidates are also required to identify one or more host faculty within Applied Physics who will serve as a faculty sponsor for the proposed research. The Stanford faculty sponsor(s) for each fellowship candidate must submit a nomination letter on behalf of the candidate. Candidates without a Stanford faculty sponsor will not be considered.

The deadline for applications for the 2023-24 competition will be 12:00 noon PST on Wednesday, November 15, 2023. We expect to be able to make offers to successful candidates by mid-December. Appointments are expected to begin during the period June – December, 2024.

For administrative queries, please contact Rome Hamner (

Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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:
email address
(650) 721-5107
Department of Applied Physics
348 Via Pueblo Mall
Room 116-118
Stanford, CA 94305