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Physicist FRIB/NSCL-Continuing

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Facility For Rare Isotope Beams
Department: Nat'l Superconducting Cyclotron Lab 10049216
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Continuing System Academic Staff, Research/Scientific

Working/Functional Title

Detector Systems Physicist

Position Summary

  •  Work within the framework of the NSCL detector lab
  • Fabricate, optimize, and maintain detector systems for Operations and Nuclear Physics experiments

  • Support the development and R&D of new detector systems

  • Perform research and development projects to enhance the performance of the facility

Required Degree

Masters -Physics or Chemistry

Desired Degree


Minimum Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in physics or chemistry in the area of nuclear, particle, or high energy experimental physics.
  • Five years of experience with construction and development of particle and radiation detectors such as ion chambers, gas proportional counters, position tracking detectors, scintillators, silicon, and HPGe detectors.

  • Record of accomplishment in field of expertise

Desired Qualifications

  • Ph.D in in physics or chemistry
  • Self-motivated and able to work well within a team.

  • Excellent communication, planning, and organizational skills.

  • Operational experience with larger detector setups in experimental devices, including detector maintenance and data acquisition, is desired.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter and resume.

Special Instructions

Please attach cover letter and resume. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the postilion is filled.

Summary of Physical Demands

Lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, climbing

Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to radiation/magnetic fields

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