School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Research Scientist II - High Energy Physics (pnj140306)
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The University of Texas at Dallas High Energy Physics group is seeking highly qualified applicants for a Post Doctoral Research Scientist to participate in the ATLAS experiment at CERN.
The UTD group is participating in upgrade activities of the ATLAS Pixel detector and its Insertable B Layer in preparation for LHC Run 2, as well as ATLAS operations at Point 1. The successful candidate will be based at CERN. In addition to operational activities and shift work, s/he would be expected to join the group's physics analysis efforts, and s/he would take a leading role in the search for lepton jets and other possible dark matter signatures. The UTD group operates its own Tier3 GRID cluster for physics analysis. Applicants should have a PhD in high energy physics with experience in data analysis at a hadron collider. The successful candidate should have completed his/her PhD by the date of appointment.
Review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The appointment can begin as early as April 1, 2014. Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application. Inquiries regarding this position can be made by contacting Prof. Joseph M. Izen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Interested applicants should upload a curriculum vitae, a list of selected publications, and a statement of research interests. Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation uploaded via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.
Posted on: Mar 06, 2014
The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.