Position overviewPosition title: SCIPP Postdoctoral Scholar- ATLAS Experiment
Open date: June 30th, 2022
Most recent review date: Monday, Aug 1, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Friday, Sep 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Santa Cruz Institute for Particle Physics (SCIPP) at the University of California, Santa Cruz invites applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar position in the ATLAS group at SCIPP.
As part of the ATLAS Collaboration on the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland, SCIPP has made major contributions to silicon particle detector development and charged particle tracking in ATLAS. The group is also active in physics analysis of Higgs bosons, W/Z bosons, and signatures of supersymmetry and new physics.
Under the direction of SCIPP Director Prof. Jason Nielsen and working in collaboration with SCIPP ATLAS group members, the Postdoctoral Scholar is expected to play a leading role in the construction and testing of ITk silicon strip modules in the SCIPP laboratories. The Postdoctoral Scholar is also expected to develop and lead new physics data analysis efforts to leverage the expected ATLAS Run 3 dataset.
Applicants with expertise in silicon detector testing or other large-scale detector systems are encouraged to apply.
Santa Cruz Institute for Particle Physics (SCIPP): https://scipp.science.ucsc.edu/
-Ph.D. (or equivalent foreign degree) in physics.
-Research experience in experimental particle physics.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V., which must include a list of publications.
Cover Letter - Letter of application that briefly summarizes your research interests, qualifications, and interest in the position.
- 3-4 letters of reference required
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